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SafeAir Phantom System smart drone parachute system

20 March, 2019

The SafeAir Phantom System is a smart parachute system that monitors UAS drone flight in real time.

Driving paper production at a pulp and paper mill

01 March, 2019

Rockwell Automation has taken on the challenge to engineer, commission and install a winder control and drive system upgrade at Visy's Tumut plant.

Rail hire company deploys safer technology

21 February, 2019

With a new rail hire division recently being established at machinery business Kennards Hire, the company was focused on ways to make its equipment safer.

Risky roads: driving innovations of the future

28 November, 2018 by Denise Cullen

From grey fleets to CAVs, managing vehicle-related risks is just as important as managing other workplace risks.

MOVI Smart Standing Desk electric standing desk converter

12 November, 2018

The MOVI Smart Standing Desk allows workers to convert their existing desk into a sit-stand desk in seconds.

Scania XT range of mining and construction trucks

02 November, 2018

The Scania XT range of mining and construction trucks can be configured precisely to an operator's requirements, utilising one of three available cab sizes.

How to keep safe around machinery

14 September, 2018 by Jonathan Wilkins, Marketing Director at EU Automation

According to accidents reported under RIDDOR in 2017, 9% of fatal injuries were found to be caused by contact with moving machinery.

How police technology can improve public safety

23 August, 2018

Using technology to complete administrative tasks allows emergency services to dedicate more time to protecting public safety.

Kinder K-Conlock conveyor skirting clamp system

23 August, 2018

The Kinder K-Conlock conveyor skirting clamp system assists with maintenance issues and OHS risks associated with working in confined spaces.

Centralised safety management system for growing business

22 August, 2018

REMONDIS Australia implemented a cloud-based health and safety management system to manage the growing needs of its business.

AEX-119P stainless steel computer display for hazardous areas

01 August, 2018

The AEX-119P stainless steel computer display for hazardous areas is fully sealed to IP66. It has been tested to meet ATEX Zone 2 standards and IECEx conformity for Class 1 Division 2 hazardous applications.

Stabilising buildings to maximise construction safety

19 June, 2018

The stability of buildings is crucial in earthquake-prone areas, leading project managers to search for technology that can assist with construction.

Increased safety for direct drives

23 May, 2018 by Kathrin Kritzer, Motor Feedback Systems/Motion Control Sensors Product Manager, SICK STEGMANN GmbH, Donaueschingen

Hollow shaft, multiturn, safety: the new motor feedback systems in the SES/SEM product family from SICK.

Defence fatigue testing improves helicopter safety

27 April, 2018

Fatigue testing technologies developed by Defence scientists will be used on a retired US Navy Seahawk helicopter.

Reducing machinery noise can guard against hearing loss

09 March, 2018

It has been claimed that using nylon on machinery can help to protect workers' hearing by reducing the amount of noise produced.

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