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Fail safely: why VR is a game changer for safety training

VR allows real-life hazards to be experienced in a virtual environment. Ken Kencevski outlines its benefits, applications and recent uptake.

Business 18 September, 2019

Evacuate immediately: construction workers "risking their lives"

New UK research finds that high-rise construction site workers are "risking their lives" by not responding immediately to evacuation alarms.

Fire 16 September, 2019

Safety messages targeted at tradies

'Target Tradies' is helping the Cancer Council and Black Dog Institute reach tradies on the job. Founder Michael Blumberg outlines the initiative.

Business 13 September, 2019

Mining industries: hearing loss prevalance and risk

New research from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health finds that 1 in 3 workers are affected by hearing loss in some mining industries.

Personal protection equipment 11 September, 2019

Universities test widely used concrete screw anchors

Australian researchers are using Enerpac hydraulics to test strength and resistance to pull-out failure of screw anchors, Enerpac's Bert Heinrich explains.

Machine 09 September, 2019

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Avery Heavy Duty White Labels

Avery Heavy Duty White Labels

Avery Heavy Duty White Labels can be used indoors for inventory and warehouse marking and...

Cirlock SOKIT ROKIT lockout tagout safety equipment

Cirlock SOKIT ROKIT lockout tagout safety equipment

As part of the growing range of lockout tagout safety equipment, the Cirlock SOKIT ROKIT is used...

Cygnus Wireless Alarm System

Cygnus Wireless Alarm System

The Cygnus Wireless Alarm System is a modular system that can be used for site evacuation, first...

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BodyGuard i-Tag Pedestrian Detection Safety and Warning System

The BodyGuard pedestrian safety warning system is designed to ensure people are kept safe.

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Topcon IM-2D Lux Meter

The Topcon IM-2D Lux Meter is a digital illuminance meter that can be used to evaluate lighting...

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TeLoRa lone worker app

TeLoRa is an app that looks after workers who work alone.

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Spinflector Safety Reflector hi-vis roadside reflector

The Spinflector Safety Reflector is a fully wind-powered, rotating hi-vis roadside reflector for...

SonaSafe forklift proximity warning

SonaSafe forklift proximity warning

SonaSafe is a machine operator awareness system that is fitted to vehicles, such as forklifts,...

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Managing diesel engine exhaust in underground mines

Managing diesel engine exhaust in underground mines

Australian research into physical and chemical properties of nano diesel particles in an underground mine considers potential health effects on...

Article 19 August, 2019
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Safe jetty access implemented at coal terminal

Safe jetty access implemented at coal terminal

John Holland designed the Mobile Swing-stage Gantry in an effort to keep workers safe while maintaining 1706 marine piles across the terminal.

Article 02 October, 2018
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Benefits of paperless applications in lifting inspections

Benefits of paperless applications in lifting inspections

Having an inspection procedure in place for lifting equipment is fundamental. Karl Ahlgren outlines the benefits digital solutions can bring.

Article 05 September, 2019
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