Hazardous goods

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.


Electro-Chemical Devices S80-T80 modular liquid analysers

22 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: AMS Instrumentation & Calibration Pty Ltd

The Electro-Chemical Devices (ECD) family of modular S80-T80 liquid analysers is designed to provide engineers and managers with the process data they need to obtain and maintain a wide range of global, regional and local quality, environmental, safety and other certifications, as well as achieve government regulatory operational compliance.


Chemical safety advice during National Farm Safety Week

19 July, 2017 by | Supplied by: Employsure Pty Ltd

This week is National Farm Safety Week, so it's a good time to ensure your workplace is compliant, safe and secure when it comes to chemicals on your farm or site.


Workplace exposure standards under review

04 July, 2017 by

Safe Work Australia (SWA) is currently reviewing exposure standards to ensure they are based on the highest quality evidence and supported by a rigorous, scientific approach.


Mapping out asbestos in WA

03 July, 2017 by

Researchers at Curtin University have developed a free app that aims to map the prevalence of asbestos in homes across Western Australia and help home renovators identify potentially deadly risk.


Water blasting asbestos draws SafeWork rebuke

31 May, 2017 by

High-pressure water blasters have been used by tradespeople to clean asbestos roofs, prompting a warning to be issued by SafeWork NSW.


Asbestos petition presented in Geneva

04 May, 2017 by

A global petition against the asbestos industry has been delivered to the president of the COP Rotterdam Convention.


Lack of risk control leads to drowning at port

26 April, 2017 by

The drowning death of a South Port New Zealand visitor during 2015 was preventable, according to WorkSafe New Zealand.


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