Hazardous goods

Vic introduces new regulations for high-risk crystalline silica work

18 May, 2022

New regulations for high-risk crystalline silica work are now in effect in Victoria, to help protect workers from exposure to crystalline silica dust.


JetBlack Safety cleaning booth

16 May, 2022 | Supplied by: Blackwoods

JetBlack Safety cleaning booths are designed to reduce dust on people, their clothing and their personal protective equipment (PPE).


ZeoMed biohazard spill kits

06 May, 2022 | Supplied by: Clean Stream Technologies

The ZeoMed biohazard kits from Clean Stream Technologies are designed to provide a hygienic handling and disposal system for spills encountered in workplaces.


WA greenlights mining workforce safety study

05 May, 2022

A successful tender has been announced for a study into workplace safety and mental health across Western Australia's mining sector.


HEMCO Softwall Clean Rooms

05 May, 2022 | Supplied by: HEMCO Corporation

The Softwall Clean Rooms from HEMCO Coporation feature a structural framework made of aircraft anodised aluminium, with clear vinyl curtains around the unit.


HEMCO Stainless Steel Canopy Hoods

22 April, 2022 | Supplied by: Hemco Industries Pty Ltd

HEMCO's stainless steel canopy hoods are available in wall or island models, and are designed to collect and exhaust corrosive vapours, heat, steam and vapours.


HEMCO Corporation rustproof, chemical-resistant canopy hoods

01 April, 2022 | Supplied by: HEMCO Corporation

HEMCO rustproof, chemical-resistant canopy hoods are designed to collect and exhaust corrosive vapours, heat, steam and odours.


HEMCO Acid Storage Cabinet

30 March, 2022 | Supplied by: HEMCO Corporation

The HEMCO Acid Storage Cabinet is designed for the storage of corrosive chemicals, featuring a moulded one-piece fibreglass liner insert in the cabinet.


Using AI to autonomously control a chemical plant

24 March, 2022

A recent field test has demonstrated that artificial intelligence can be safely used to control operations on a chemical plant for 35 days.


HEMCO Corporation Stainless Steel Island Canopy Hoods

24 March, 2022 | Supplied by: HEMCO Corporation

Stainless Steel Island Canopy Hoods are designed to collect and exhaust corrosive vapours. The canopy hoods can be suspended from the ceiling over island locations using steel pipes.


Refrigeration mechanic fined $33,000 for unsafe work practices

22 March, 2022

A refrigeration mechanic has been convicted and fined for unsafe work practices that caused significant burns to himself and a shop owner at a food outlet store in a shopping centre.


AWS On-Gun welding fume extraction guns

22 March, 2022 | Supplied by: AWS Pty Ltd

AWS and Translas have launched a range of lightweight and ergonomic extraction guns that provide a safe and effective method of controlling welding fume.


Inaugural conference to highlight asbestos safety and management

16 March, 2022

The Asbestos Safety & Management Conference will bring all levels of government and non-government together to lead the charge for asbestos management.


Council urges residents to take greater care when disposing of hazardous items

16 March, 2022

The Sutherland Shire Council has launched a campaign to urge local residents to take greater care when disposing of hazardous waste items.


SA issues safety warning after four nail gun injuries in one month

04 March, 2022

PCBUs in the residential construction sector have been urged to pay close attention to apprentice carpenters after four apprentices received nail gun injuries in February.


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