Ballantyne Ladder Grab01 March, 2012 | Supplied by: Ballantyne Safety
Ladder Grab enables users to reliably secure ladder to both metal and tile roofs.
Work safety at heights13 February, 2012 by Gordon Cadzow, Secretary, Working at Height Association | Supplied by: http://www.fpma.com.au
There currently exists much inconsistency and regulatory burden across state boundaries with regard to workplace health and safety legislation. While the federal government has proposed ‘harmonisation’ of the legislation, there is still some confusion around the timing of the full implementation of the proposal. The slipping timescale should not be used as an excuse to delay the implementation of the intent of the new legislation.
Capital Safety ladder levelling and stabilising devices10 February, 2012 | Supplied by: 3M Fall Protection
Capital Safety has announced the launch of a range of ladder levelling and stabilising devices from Rojak Design. The range provides fall protection and height safety on portable ladders by converting them into a safer work and access system.
Optimum Handling Solutions Logic Lift scissor lifts08 February, 2012 | Supplied by: Optimum Handling Solutions
Logic Lift scissor lifts have an automatic load height detection system, using an electric eye to scan the load height in view of automatically maintaining the optimum working height for the operator of the lifts.
Assessment, reporting and management system to improve height safety07 February, 2012 | Supplied by: National Height Safety & Access Solutions
A multinational industrial, commercial and retail property owner engaged National Height Safety & Access Solutions (NHSAS) to audit 73 properties throughout Australia and New Zealand, to ascertain existing control measures. The audit involved a site review of existing administration processes through to the fall prevention and access systems.
Capital Safety DBI-Sala Delta Repel Breathing Apparatus full body harness range07 February, 2012 | Supplied by: 3M Fall Protection
Capital Safety has announced the launch of its DBI-Sala Delta Repel Breathing Apparatus (BA) full body harness range. The harnesses provide fall and breathing protection for a variety of industries where workers are required to carry out activities that involve simultaneous use of self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) and full body harnesses, to protect against falls from height in contaminated atmospheres.
Safemaster Height Safety Solutions Portable roof anchor06 February, 2012 | Supplied by: Safemaster Height Safety Solutions
Safemaster Height Safety Solutions has developed a temporary roof anchor for use on metal deck and corrugated sheeting roofs. It is suited to tradesmen who work on residential roofs which do not have permanent fall arrest systems installed.
Rocka Devices Klinch tool tethers03 February, 2012 | Supplied by: Rocka Devices
Klinch tool tethers are a fast and efficient tool lanyard system allowing users to safely and securely carry and use tools at heights, in confined spaces and over/under water. It provides the flexibility of using multiple tools and the ability to switch the tools between hands and dock them; all the while ensuring the tools are safely connected to the user or their work platform.
SafetyLink TempLink temporary anchor25 November, 2011 | Supplied by: SafetyLink Pty Ltd
The TempLink has been designed for use where an anchor is required for a temporary period of time in a location that does not need to be revisited. The anchor is designed to absorb energy when a fall is arrested, minimising damage to the structure and reducing the risk of personal injury. The anchor can be used on a metal roof or a tile roof.
SafetyLink FrogLink anchor25 November, 2011 | Supplied by: SafetyLink Pty Ltd
The surface-mounted multidirectional FrogLink anchor has been designed to attach permanently to all metal profiles with a single row of attachment holes. Its low-profile reflective design is a plus for any commercial or residential enterprise wanting to maintain an aesthetically pleasing facade. Its dynamic design reduces the load back onto the structure and person attached to the anchor from 25.76 to 3.1kN. The anchor is tested and manufactured in accordance with the applicable Australia and New Zealand Standards AS/NZS 1891.4 and is rated as a two-person anchor.
Fall protection doesn't work if it's "at home"19 October, 2011 | Supplied by: WorkSafe Victoria
Paul Anthony Friend, who operates Latrobe Roofing and Spouting Services in the Geelong region in Victoria, has accumulated more than $65,000 in fines for safety law breaches since 2001.
Crane safety on railway construction sites06 October, 2011 | Supplied by: WorkCover NSW
WorkCover NSW has issued an alert to remind employers, and those who control railway construction sites, to keep workers clear of crane loads that are under tension.
Quick Ally aluminium scaffold system05 October, 2011 | Supplied by: Quick Ally
The Quick Ally fully integrated aluminium scaffold system includes aluminium modular and mobile scaffolds, bridging units and slab edge protection.
SafetyLink FrogLink anchor29 September, 2011 | Supplied by: SafetyLink Pty Ltd
The FrogLink anchor is designed to attach to all metal profiles with a single row of attachment holes, making for fast and simple installation.
Powerlift HC range forklifts28 September, 2011 | Supplied by: Powerlift Australia Pty Ltd
The Powerlift HC range from Hangcha comprises 1.8 to 10 t gas, diesel and petrol forklifts, 1 to 5 t electric forklifts and reach truck 1.2 to 2 t.