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A sporting chance for safety

Hosting the Commonwealth Games is more than a precise exercise in logistics, it also poses unique workplace health and safety challenges.

NSCA Foundation 27 June, 2017

Respiratory protection that's fit for the job

Many workplaces can have significant concentrations of airborne contaminants and need to control worker exposure to these materials. While controls like extract...


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 practices.

Height 26 June, 2017

The new ISO respirator standard: don't hold your breath

New advances in Australian standards, based on extensive research and work by the International Standards Organization (ISO), will bring big changes to both manufacturers...


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Apex2 sampling pumps

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Advanced Chain Technologies ReACTER Cap rebar safety cap

The Advanced Chain Technologies ReACTER Cap rebar safety cap is designed to protect workers from...

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3M 6500 Series Rugged Comfort half facepiece reusable respirator

3M has expanded its family of respirators to include the 3M 6500 Series Rugged Comfort half...

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Cirlock contractor lockout kits

The Cirlock contractor lockout kits have been put together especially for commercial tradespeople...

Alere ToxWipe oral fluid drug screening

Alere ToxWipe oral fluid drug screening

Oral fluid screening is increasing in popularity as it offers a non-invasive and directly...

Mecmesin AFG-1000 digital force gauge

Mecmesin AFG-1000 digital force gauge

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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
Height
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
Materials
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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