In October 2013, Standards Australia released AS/NZS5532 - a new Australian and New Zealand standard defining the manufacturing and testing requirements for anchor points used in fall protection.
The Rollgliss R550 rescue and escape device is a compact, lightweight escape solution that is suitable for wind and mobile phone tower work, aerial lifts, cranes and more.
Capital Safety has launched its i-Safe 3.1 Mobile App for iOS and Android handheld devices that is designed to streamline paperless inspections and inventory processes.
Capital Safety has launched its Resource & Education Centre App that is designed to provide instant access to tools that help promote best practice in fall protection and ensure safe work at heights.
The Rebel Retrieval Self Retracting Lifeline (SRL) by Protecta adds versatility and convenience to the Rebel self-retracting lifeline range.
The Ladamax PS15/12 aluminium platform step has a working platform at 3.45 m with a working reach height of 5.4 m.
NOPSEMA investigations of dangerous occurrences during non-routine lifting and rigging activities, which resulted in dropped objects and failed rigging equipment, have identified a trend in the absence of effective lifting and/or rigging plans.
The Protecta Pro Welders range provides compliant fall protection safety harnesses and lanyards for use in hot work environments.
In the wake of last night's ABC 7.30 program on falls from height, the Working At Heights Association has a warning: “If you’re counting on a harness attached to an anchor system to save your life when you fall from a roof, you need to know that many roof anchors don’t meet the most basic safety standards.”