Hazardous goods

Response to contamination from fire-damaged asbestos materials — a structured approach

19 February, 2018 by Dave Collins | Supplied by: QED Environmental Services

In the unfortunate event of fire in a property containing asbestos it is essential to undertake a measured and structured response to ensure the safety of all involved, as well as the safety of the wider public.


Asbestos campaign targets tradies

05 February, 2018 by

An asbestos awareness campaign is about to begin, urging tradies to always check for asbestos before they start a new job.


HEMCO EnviroMax HEPA filtered enclosures

02 February, 2018 by | Supplied by: HEMCO Corporation

HEMCO EnviroMax HEPA filtered enclosures are designed to isolate powder handling, sample weighing, high throughput screening and other lab automated processes.


WA conducts asbestos inspections on plant and machinery

30 January, 2018 by

A proactive inspection program is being carried out by WorkSafe WA to search for the presence of asbestos in plant and machinery.


Work continues to eradicate asbestos from Australia

29 January, 2018 by

Australia's National Asbestos Profile has been launched by the Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency.


Handbook launched for better asbestos awareness and management

18 January, 2018 by

A user-friendly asbestos management resource package has been developed by the national Asbestos Awareness campaign, in order to help improve regulatory compliance across the sector.


HEMCO emergency shower and decontamination booths

12 January, 2018 by | Supplied by: HEMCO Corporation

HEMCO emergency shower/decontamination booths are fully assembled and ready for installation to water supply and waste systems.


Active or passive containment: which is the best approach for spills?

16 November, 2017 by | Supplied by: iQSafety

There are two ways to approach spill control and countermeasures: 'active' and 'passive'.


Avery industrial labels

15 November, 2017 by | Supplied by: Avery Products Pty Ltd

Avery industrial labels are designed to enhance safety and productivity, preventing a host of problems caused by using standard paper labels that are not designed for industrial applications.


Regulations for hazardous substances receive an upgrade

09 November, 2017 by

New regulations surrounding the safe management of hazardous substances will come into effect on 1 December in New Zealand.


Renovator safety in focus for National Asbestos Awareness Month

01 November, 2017 by

November is National Asbestos Awareness Month, with a message to Australians that home renovations could pose dangers.


Cleaning Safety Card Orange Card online training program

25 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: Cleaning Safety Card

Cleaning Safety Card has launched the Orange Card online training program, which is designed to reduce workplace injuries in the cleaning industry.


Keeping your spill kits up to date

16 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: iQSafety

While spill kits aren't quite like perishable foods, their components actually do expire. But how do you know if they have 'gone off'?


HEMCO Corporation HAZMAX containment work area

05 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: HEMCO Corporation

The HEMCO Corporation HAZMAX containment work area is designed for isolating hazardous materials.


BOC welding range

27 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: BOC Limited

The BOC welding range contains eight welding models that are designed to improve safety and quality.


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