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Robot dog can 'sniff' hazardous gases in inaccessible environments

To keep humans out of harm's way, researchers have created a four-legged, dog-like robot that takes air samples from hazardous sites.

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Criminalising workplace manslaughter and wage theft

Legal experts take a look at the recent criminalisation of industrial manslaughter and wage theft, and what it means for employers.

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Could the robotic revolution end FIFO work?

The mining sector is currently undergoing a dramatic transformation through automation and virtual reality solutions.

Machine 02 June, 2024

The art of safety

Pilz undertakes conformity procedure for The National Gallery of Australia's Body Sculpture.

Materials handling 01 June, 2024

Using technology solutions to boost mine safety

The mining and mineral processing industries face complex challenges and hazards that put workers, equipment, operations — and the environment — at risk.

Machine 31 May, 2024

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The benefits of complying with new welding fume safety standards

The benefits of complying with new welding fume safety standards

As Australian welding safety regulations become more stringent, workplaces should look to deploy Australian Standards Certified PAPR units that are...

Article 06 May, 2024
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Elevating work platforms: a key part of height safety

Elevating work platforms: a key part of height safety

Working at height is a common requirement in the construction industry, but it can also be a dangerous task for anyone who is not properly trained...

Article 23 October, 2023
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From pandemic to prevention: companies address manual handling risks

From pandemic to prevention: companies address manual handling risks

Across all work industries, manual handling injuries (or body stressing injuries) represent ~37% of total workplace injuries.

Article 17 April, 2023
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