Hazardous goods

Keeping your spill kits up to date

16 October, 2017 | Supplied by: iQSafety

While spill kits aren't quite like perishable foods, their components actually do expire. But how do you know if they have 'gone off'?


HEMCO Corporation HAZMAX containment work area

05 October, 2017 | Supplied by: HEMCO Corporation

The HEMCO Corporation HAZMAX containment work area is designed for isolating hazardous materials.


BOC welding range

27 September, 2017 | Supplied by: BOC Limited

The BOC welding range contains eight welding models that are designed to improve safety and quality.


Electro-Chemical Devices S80-T80 modular liquid analysers

22 September, 2017 | Supplied by: AMS Instrumentation & Calibration Pty Ltd

The Electro-Chemical Devices (ECD) family of modular S80-T80 liquid analysers is designed to provide engineers and managers with the process data they need to obtain and maintain a wide range of global, regional and local quality, environmental, safety and other certifications, as well as achieve government regulatory operational compliance.


Chemical safety advice during National Farm Safety Week

19 July, 2017 | Supplied by: Employsure Pty Ltd

This week is National Farm Safety Week, so it's a good time to ensure your workplace is compliant, safe and secure when it comes to chemicals on your farm or site.


Workplace exposure standards under review

04 July, 2017

Safe Work Australia (SWA) is currently reviewing exposure standards to ensure they are based on the highest quality evidence and supported by a rigorous, scientific approach.


Mapping out asbestos in WA

03 July, 2017

Researchers at Curtin University have developed a free app that aims to map the prevalence of asbestos in homes across Western Australia and help home renovators identify potentially deadly risk.


Water blasting asbestos draws SafeWork rebuke

31 May, 2017

High-pressure water blasters have been used by tradespeople to clean asbestos roofs, prompting a warning to be issued by SafeWork NSW.


Asbestos petition presented in Geneva

04 May, 2017

A global petition against the asbestos industry has been delivered to the president of the COP Rotterdam Convention.


Lack of risk control leads to drowning at port

26 April, 2017

The drowning death of a South Port New Zealand visitor during 2015 was preventable, according to WorkSafe New Zealand.


Fluid Components International FS10i flow switch/monitor

11 April, 2017 | Supplied by: AMS Instrumentation & Calibration Pty Ltd

The Fluid Components International (FCI) FS10i flow switch/monitor is designed for operation in rugged industrial processes.


Asbestos removal fast-tracked for flood-damaged properties

05 April, 2017

The five-day asbestos removal work notification period has been waived by SafeWork NSW, to allow for a swift clean-up of asbestos from storm-damaged properties in northeast NSW.


BradyJet J5000 colour label printer

29 March, 2017 | Supplied by: Brady Australia Pty Ltd

The BradyJet J5000 colour label printer creates photo-quality colour labels for indoor use in a single pass, while reducing label supply inventory and waste.


Health and environment concerns over Holden plant

17 March, 2017

As the Elizabeth site for the Holden plant goes to market, the Australian Greens are calling for a clean-up plan to be established for the plant and surrounding areas.


New technique to remove toxic firefighting foam chemicals

13 March, 2017

A new technique has been developed for eliminating the toxic chemicals that are linked to firefighting foam contamination.


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