Height > Fall restraint

Property developer hit with $125,000 fine for safety breaches

17 February, 2020

Mainline Developments has been fined $125,000 for serious safety breaches that threatened the safety of workers at a Victorian construction site.

Tread carefully around fragile roofing

08 January, 2020

Two serious incidents since December 2019 have prompted SafeWork SA to issue a reminder about fragile roof safety.

Three men hospitalised after falls at work sites

16 December, 2019

Three men have been hospitalised after suffering falls at work sites, prompting WorkSafe to warn employers to take fall risks seriously.

SafeWork NSW warns transport industry of fall risks

12 December, 2019

Inspectors from SafeWork NSW will visit businesses in the transport, distribution and warehousing sectors, to reduce injuries related to falls.

SafeWork NSW to visit Sydney metro transporters and distributors

02 December, 2019

Sydney/metropolitan transport and distribution businesses could soon get a visit from SafeWork NSW as part of a program aimed at reducing fall-related injuries.

Dropped tools — a killer on Australian jobsites

01 June, 2019

If you're in manufacturing, construction, forestry or any of a hundred different industries, you've got a murderer loose in your workplace.

How to maintain height safety inspections

01 April, 2019

Height safety systems inspections are a challenge to maintain. Just ask any facility manager worth their salt and they will agree.

Tool lanyards: how to choose, tether and anchor

04 February, 2019

Preventing tools and equipment from being dropped or knocked from heights is crucial.

Why material choice matters with fall arrest equipment

01 November, 2018

The essential attribute of personal fall arrest equipment is that it can be relied upon to arrest a fall at the first time of asking.

3M Fall Protection Self-Rescue Device

04 October, 2018

The 3M DBI-SALA Self-Rescue device is designed to help workers implement a simple, fast and effective rescue plan in the event of a fall from height.

Demystifying fall protection: learning your ABCs

01 October, 2018

The effects of a fall on a worksite are far-reaching and go beyond the company to the family members and even the community.

Leading edge fall protection — defining the risk

01 September, 2018

With the increase of awareness around working at height, the use of SRLs as a means of effective anchoring and work positioning has also increased.

Miller tool lanyard range

14 August, 2018

Miller tool lanyards are engineered to provide a safe, simple and reliable tethering of tools for construction personnel when working at heights.

Dropsafe Barrier dropped object barrier system

07 June, 2018

The Dropsafe Barrier system is designed to mitigate the risk of dropped objects falling at height.

Minimise downtime with field serviceable SRL

01 June, 2018

MSA has been in the business of safety at height since 1930, and today it is at the forefront in both the supply and range of innovative fall protection products.

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