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Noise-induced hearing loss: white paper released

A new white paper explores the causes and consequences of occupational noise-induced hearing loss to help safety managers. Kjersti Rutlin provides a summary.

Personal protection equipment 21 February, 2020

Black lung does not discriminate on age

A new video uses the testimonies of coalminers in their 30s and 40s to shatter myths around black lung and urge early health screening for signs of the disease.

Personal protection equipment 19 February, 2020

Victoria "on notice" ahead of new workplace manslaughter laws

WorkSafe Victoria has put out a call to all Victorian workplaces to put health and safety first ahead of new workplace manslaughter laws in force from July.

Business 14 February, 2020

Safeguarding seafarers: PPE remains critical

Personal protective equipment-focused injury reduction campaigns are a seafarer's greatest defence against injury, research published in 2020 suggests.

Personal protection equipment 11 February, 2020

Eye injuries at work: tips, tricks and strategies for their prevention

Where possible eliminate or substitute the process to remove the eye hazard. If the hazards cannot be removed, eye protection forms the last line of defence.

Personal protection equipment 06 February, 2020

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PPE
Know the steps: key elements of a confined space procedure

Know the steps: key elements of a confined space procedure

Planning, accessing, working safely in and around and rescuing from a confined space are the key elements of confined space safety, as Ash Mayor...

Article 04 November, 2019
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Tread carefully around fragile roofing

Tread carefully around fragile roofing

Two serious incidents since December 2019 have prompted SafeWork SA to issue a reminder about fragile roof safety.

Article 08 January, 2020
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Fleet management systems in materials handling

Fleet management systems in materials handling

Grahame Don sets out the advantages of fleet management systems for managers that can further optimise safety in the materials handling industry.

Article 24 January, 2020
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