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Vic farm worker dies of electrocution

17 November, 2020

WorkSafe Victoria is investigating an incident in which a farm worker was electrocuted while operating a telehandler and subsequently died.


SafeWork NSW conducts campaign to reduce risky electrical work

12 November, 2020

SafeWork NSW inspectors will visit construction sites to ensure electricians are operating safely and have the right control measures to manage electrical risks.


Outdoor switchboard stands up to rigorous safety testing

12 November, 2020

The AS/NZS 61439 fully type-tested outdoor main switchboard from Fuji SMBE Macquarie has passed rigorous testing to provide safety, performance and longevity.


Safety reminder issued following two electric shock incidents

01 October, 2020

SafeWork SA has reminded businesses of the risks of electric shock, after two separate electric shock incidents occurred in less than a month.


Unlicensed electrical work prompts government crackdown

09 September, 2020

Unlicensed electricians in Queensland could be facing heavy fines, as the Queensland Government cracks down on unlicensed services being advertised.


Melbourne electrician dies while working under house

27 August, 2020

A 37-year-old electrician has died while working under a house in Croydon, Melbourne. WorkSafe Victorian is investigating the incident.


SciTech Serstech Arx+ handheld Raman spectrometer

24 August, 2020

The Serstech Arx+ handheld Raman spectrometer is designed to provide accurate measurements and efficient workflow while verifying single substances and complex mixtures.


WA electrician fined $27,000 for potentially fatal error

20 July, 2020

A North Perth electrician has been fined $27,000 for a potentially lethal wiring error at a building site in Rockingham.


Queensland crackdown on unlicensed electrical work

16 July, 2020

Queensland's Electrical Safety Office is targeting and prosecuting electricians who advertise and undertake unlicensed electrical work.


Protect-Air ToolReg In-line Air Regulator

01 June, 2020

Factory set to prevent pressure changes, the ToolReg In-line Air Regulator is designed to be fully tamper-proof and ensure that only the required pressure is used for each individual pneumatic tool.


Emerson Rosemount solids level switches

12 February, 2020

Emerson's Rosemount solids level switches are designed to provide users with a flexible level monitoring and overfill prevention solution for all silo types.


Bacharach Monoxor XR High CO Analyser

28 January, 2020

The Monoxor XR is a portable exhaust gas analyser, designed to measure CO from combustion engines burning propane, gasoline, diesel, LPG and CNG.


Updated electrical safety codes of practice 2020

24 January, 2020

Queensland has updated its electrical safety codes of practice for the safe handling of electric equipment.


Enerpac EWCE wire rope and cable cutters

18 December, 2019

The Enerpac electrically powered EWCE wire rope and cable cutters are designed to reduce hazards and increase efficiency for a range of industries.


Qld electrical licensing disciplinary actions: Nov 2019

09 December, 2019

Queensland's Electrical Licensing Committee took seven electrical licensing disciplinary actions in November 2019. We take a look.


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