Falling objects at construction sites will be the target of WorkSafe inspections during a three-week blitz in Victoria.
For workers at height the number one safety concern is preventing a fall, whether it be a person or an object.
The SafeQuip 'Boots on the Ground' range of cargo restraint systems and accessories is designed to allow truck drivers to keep their boots on the ground while loading and securing cargo in transit.
Ergodyne's topped parts pouches 5528 (canvas) and 5538 (tarpaulin) feature a hands-free, self-closing Trap Door top preventing items inside from dropping from heights, even when the pouch is tipped over.
RISsafety trained inspectors provide on-site inspection and certification of height safety, height access and confined space systems to ensure businesses meet the requirements of Australian standards and legislation.
The SuperCraneTower is designed to provide safe and comfortable stair access for crane drivers and other users of cranes such as servicemen, repairmen and rescue teams.
Tragically, one worker has been killed and four have been seriously injured after falls from ladders in NSW in the past two months.
Capital Safety has released a redesigned and upgraded 3M Protecta PRO Full-Body Harness Range for fall protection.
The Crown Wave 60 Series Work Assist Vehicle features an AC drive motor that enables the elevated platform to travel at speeds up to 8 km/h and offer increased manoeuvrability in warehousing and other industrial environments.
An inspection program of construction sites in Perth has found a high level of compliance with workplace safety laws.
The Mine Safety Investigation Unit is investigating a recent incident involving a worker suffering head injuries after falling from a dump truck at a mine site in NSW.