SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
SPECIALIZED DISCLOSURE REPORT
MSA Safety Incorporated
(Exact name of the registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
1000 Cranberry Woods Drive
Cranberry Township, PA
(Address of principal executive offices)
Steve Blanco: 724-776-8600
(Name and telephone number, including area code, of the
person to contact in connection with this report.)
Check the appropriate box to indicate the rule pursuant to which this form is being filed, and provide the period to which the information in this form applies:
\x\ Rule 13p-1 under the Securities Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13p-1) for the reporting period from January 1 to December 31, 2013.
Section 1 - Conflict Minerals Disclosures
MSA Safety Incorporated (“MSA”) has determined in good faith that during 2013, MSA manufactured or contracted to manufacture products containing tin, tungsten, tantalum, or gold necessary to the functionality or production of such products.
This Form SD and the Conflict Minerals Report, filed at exhibit 1.02 hereto, are publicly available at http://us.msasafety.com/financialsSEC as well as the SEC’s EDGAR database at www.sec.gov.
Section 2 – Exhibits
Exhibit 1.02 – Conflict Minerals Report as required by Items 1.01 and 1.02 of this Form.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the duly authorized undersigned.
MSA SAFETY INCORPORATED
/s/ Steve Blanco
June 2, 2014
Vice President, Global Operational Excellence