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Centralised safety management system for growing business

22 August, 2018 | Supplied by: SCRIM Safety First Pty Ltd

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


Australian experts respond to Italian bridge collapse

20 August, 2018

What can Australia learn from the Genoa bridge collapse that has killed over 35 people and injured dozens?


AEX-119P stainless steel computer display for hazardous areas

01 August, 2018 | Supplied by: Interworld Electronics and Computer Industries

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.


Konecranes steel structure analysis

25 July, 2018 | Supplied by: Konecranes Australia

The Konecranes steel structure analysis is able to assess the fatigue of a crane's steel structure components, to give a realistic estimate of remaining life.


Stabilising buildings to maximise construction safety

19 June, 2018 | Supplied by: Enerpac Div/Actuant Australia

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


Emerson Plantweb Insight app for wireless pressure gauge

05 June, 2018 | Supplied by: Emerson Automation Solutions

The Emerson Plantweb Insight app for wireless pressure gauge allows personnel to make fewer manual rounds and minimise their exposure to hazardous areas.


Increased safety for direct drives

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

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


The importance of safe machinery parts cleaning

21 May, 2018 | Supplied by: NCH Australia

A company that provides equipment for a railway has strict deadlines within its service factory, which is required to clean parts quickly and safely.


How improved plant guarding reduces injuries

04 May, 2018 | Supplied by: Kinder Australia Pty Ltd

Plant guarding has consistently been flagged as a critical area for improvement by WorkSafe Victoria safety inspectors on their visits to sites around the state.


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.


Safety without the need for protective fences

27 March, 2018 by Michael Sanchez, Field Sales, SICK Vertriebs-GmbH, Düsseldorf | Supplied by: SICK Pty Ltd

With the help of safety laser scanners, a machinery engineer has ensured the safe operation of a robot on an injection moulding machine.


Reducing machinery noise can guard against hearing loss

09 March, 2018 | Supplied by: Cut To Size Plastics

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


Vic's Western Freeway receives life-saving wire rope barriers

01 March, 2018

Wire rope barriers are being implemented on the Western Freeway between the Western Ring Road and Ballarat, as part of a $37 million safety upgrade.


Scotch-Brite bristle discs and brushes

01 March, 2018 | Supplied by: 3M Abrasive Systems Division

Scotch-Brite bristle discs and brushes are surface conditioning products made using proprietary long-lasting Cubitron ceramic abrasive grain.


3D images give a clearer view

12 February, 2018 by Fabian Zimmer, Product Manager for 3D Compact Systems, SICK AG, Waldkirch | Supplied by: SICK Pty Ltd

Outdoor industrial environments are constantly changing and to ensure that changes are always detected, SICK has designed its Visionary-B sensors with two eyes, in the form of horizontally offset lenses.


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