Weather prediction tool to improve the safe operation of moored offshore facilities14 July, 2014
A new type of forecasting capability has been designed to help the oil and gas industry in Australia better prepare for the impacts of marine weather, potentially avoiding operational delays and costly damage from unexpected conditions.
dorsaVi acquires Australian Workplace Compliance to drive OHS expansion07 July, 2014
Medical device company dorsaVi has announced the acquisition of Australian Workplace Compliance to increase its service offering and client base in the occupational health and safety (OHS) market.
Security at the NYC marathon01 May, 2014
With marathon security being a top concern in the wake of the Boston Marathon incident, the New York City Marathon (NYRR) wanted to implement additional safety measures.
Digital communications platform helps workers connect without limits02 April, 2014
Motorola Solutions, Inc has announced the launch of MOTOTRBO Anywhere, an enterprise-grade communication platform that allows for seamless voice communication between digital two-way radios and smartphones.
Safety alert - fluid injection from high-pressure water cleaner02 April, 2014
A safety alert has been issued by the NSW Trade & Investment department in regards to a fluid-injection injury from a water jetter.
Alliance to improve workplace safety28 March, 2014
Medical device company dorsaVi has announced an alliance with insurance company Allianz to recommend the use of its ViSafe product in Australian workplaces.
GE Australia DNAscan DNA analyser technology17 September, 2013
The DNAscan, launched by GE's Life Sciences, is DNA identification scanner and analyser technology.
Ten years without having a lost time injury17 September, 2013
Sullair Australia has announced it has achieved 10 years without having a lost time injury.
Fanquip high-rate dust collectors range17 September, 2013
The Fanquip range of high-rate dust collectors operates under almost all conditions using technology with an intelligently arranged vertical filter media system.
Achieving HSE standards at GHD12 August, 2013
Engineering, architecture and environmental company GHD continues to grow the number of its operating centres certified to international standards. Its Tasmanian operations were recently included in this certification, achieving the widely recognised occupational health and safety management systems standard OHSAS18001.
Safety on the subway03 June, 2013
Fires in underground train tunnels can be catastrophic because the heat and smoke have nowhere to escape. A new coating for suspension components may help buy the crucial few minutes necessary for the train to get to the safety of the next station.
Dust: a cause for concern in many environments09 May, 2013
The risk to human health can be severe in situations where dust is poorly controlled. Choosing an effective dust suppression solution is an effective way to mitigate the problem.
Managing fatigue risk through sleep09 May, 2013
The management of fatigue risk is a priority for safety managers across many industries. Jim Huemmer of Shiftwork Solutions looks at how sleep is a key contributor.
Brady opens its new facility in Greystanes02 May, 2013
Last week (Wednesday 24 April 2013), Brady Australia officially opened its new purpose-built facility in Greystanes, NSW. At the event, Seton (a Brady business) had the pleasure of presenting a $10,000 cheque to The Salvation Army for the Salvos’ Youth Support Network.
Website for public safety apps26 April, 2013
A website dedicated to public safety and emergency response apps for use by the general public, app developers and first responders was launched by APCO International on Wednesday (24 April).