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Mobile technology to boost pedestrian safety

Australian tech firm Cohda Wireless has trialled its vehicle-to-pedestrian (V2P) technology on city streets for the first time.

Machine 28 July, 2017

Rotatruck delivers a milk crate solution for Woolworths

Woolworths was looking for a solution to improve its back-of-store operations, resupplying milk into the rear-loading display fridges. The challenge was to increase...

Materials handling 27 July, 2017

How to safely don and doff PPE

It is important to follow correct procedures when donning and doffing personal protective equipment (PPE) in order to ensure the health and safety of workers.


Friction: the key to safe and competent haul road operations

A mine's network of haul roads can either be its greatest asset or its greatest liability. Eric Tomicek from Australian Diversified Engineering explains that the path...

Machine 30 June, 2017

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PPE
Confined space can be a death trap in the waiting

Confined space can be a death trap in the waiting

Not all employers and operators understand what constitutes a 'confined space', nor the dangers associated with working in such...

Article 01 February, 2016
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The changing face of fall protection

The changing face of fall protection

The impact of technology and a shift in the safety culture on work sites is leading to a more widespread adoption of and adherence to safety...

Article 26 June, 2017
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Is hazardous manual handling the only enemy?

Is hazardous manual handling the only enemy?

As an occupational health physiotherapist, I spend much of my time assessing and managing workers who have sustained musculoskeletal disorders...

Article 05 June, 2017
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