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Balluff magnetically coded safety sensor

07 June, 2017

The Balluff magnetically coded safety sensor has a non-contact operating principle, meaning that it is unaffected by mechanical play.

Gates BIRD belt installation and rotation device

07 June, 2017

The Gates BIRD belt installation and rotation device is designed to minimise the risks to employees during routine belt maintenance.

Advanced Chain Technologies ReACTER Cap rebar safety cap

01 June, 2017

The Advanced Chain Technologies ReACTER Cap rebar safety cap is designed to protect workers from impalement injuries on reinforcement starter bars should they be unfortunate to fall on them from a height of up to 5 m.

SafetyMITS Rapid Roll barrier storage cartridge and rapid post system

02 May, 2017

The SafetyMITS Rapid Roll barrier storage cartridge and rapid post system is designed for a wide range of industries including mining, building, construction and manufacturing, as well as being suitable for council, emergency and general maintenance workers.

Good teamwork: getting a safe hand from robots

05 April, 2017

Until now, heavy-duty robots have always been housed in separate work areas to safeguard workers. Researchers at Fraunhofer want to change that with a security concept and intelligent robot control that will enable people and robots to collaborate as a team.

Knuffi warning and protective bumpers

01 March, 2017

Knuffi warning and protective bumpers are designed to absorb hard impacts in order to help prevent injuries to people and damage to machines and fixtures.

Recycling dangers highlighted by WorkSafe WA

28 November, 2016

Multiple deaths and injuries in the recycling industry have led WorkSafe WA to continue to focus on the industry in an effort to improve safety standards and prevent further serious incidents.

Flexshield Mobile Acoustic Panels soundproof panels

13 October, 2016

The Flexshield Mobile Acoustic Panels can be strategically placed around a noise source to reduce the noise by up to 12 dB or more.

JT Day Wolf LinkEx LED tank lighting kits

01 September, 2016

The Wolf LinkEx LED Tank Lighting kits are IEC Ex certified and provide a low-voltage temporary lighting solution for Zone 1 and 2 (gas) and 21 and 22 (dust) hazardous areas where potentially explosive gases, vapours or mists may be present within a confined space.

Machinery guarding and stockyard handling videos

21 July, 2016

During National Farm Safety Week, Safe Work Australia has partnered with the National Farmers' Federation to produce two short farm safety videos on machinery guarding and stockyard handling.

New standard for interlocking devices

08 July, 2016

There is a new global standard for providing machine safety for interlocking devices — the EN ISO 14119.

Euchner CEM-AR-C40 transponder-coded safety switch

30 June, 2016

Euchner has expanded its range of transponder-coded safety switches with the CEM-AR-C40, which features solenoid and integrated evaluation electronics.

Satech AS4024-compliant modular safety fencing

17 June, 2016

Satech offers a perimeter guarding solution that adheres to AS4024 and meets the required international standards for correct implementation of a fixed or removable safety guard.

Call for study participation on quad bike safety

16 June, 2016

If you ride a quad bike for your job then you're needed in a UNSW study looking at quad bike safety in the workplace.

Young worker dies in bobcat incident

10 May, 2016

A young worker has died after being struck by a bobcat in Geelong on Friday.

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