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Quad bike safety action on Victorian farms

22 July, 2016

In an effort to tackle the numbers of deaths and serious injuries caused by quad bikes, the Andrews Labor Government has announced a $6 million subsidy scheme to help Victorian farmers make their quad bikes safer.


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.


Vibration Systems & Solutions vibration system for testing emergency pull switches

21 July, 2016 | Supplied by: Vibration Systems & Solutions (Australia) Pty Ltd

Vibration Systems & Solutions (VSS) helped to design a vibration system that tested if emergency pull switches could withstand the vibrations inherent in conveyor systems at mine sites.


Euchner Multifunctional Gate Box (MGB) guard lock safety system

14 July, 2016 | Supplied by: Treotham Automation Pty Ltd

The Euchner Multifunctional Gate Box (MGB) is a safety system with guard lock monitoring for the protection of safety doors on machines and installations.


Wieland safety controller samos PRO COMPACT

14 July, 2016 | Supplied by: Treotham Automation Pty Ltd

A module has been added for the Wieland safety controller samos Pro Compact.


New standard for interlocking devices

08 July, 2016 | Supplied by: SICK Pty Ltd

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


Automation stamps out printing press risks

01 July, 2016 | Supplied by: Rockwell Automation Australia

Fairfax has an enviable safety record at its recently built newspaper print facility in regional NSW, thanks to a risk audit and safety solution implemented by Rockwell Automation.


Euchner CEM-AR-C40 transponder-coded safety switch

30 June, 2016 | Supplied by: Treotham Automation Pty Ltd

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


10 tips to get the most out of your OGI camera

20 June, 2016 | Supplied by: FLIR Systems Australia Pty Ltd

By using optical gas imaging (OGI) technology, users are able to safely and efficiently visualise gas leaks when performing maintenance inspections. To maximise the use of OGI equipment, consider these top 10 tips.


Satech AS4024-compliant modular safety fencing

17 June, 2016 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

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.


FLIR MR160 AND MR176 Moisture Meters

03 June, 2016 | Supplied by: FLIR Systems Australia Pty Ltd

The FLIR MR160 and MR176 Imaging Moisture Meters locate potential moisture issues visually through a thermal image, usually not able to be seen by the naked eye.


FCI ST100 Thermal Flow Meter

03 June, 2016 | Supplied by: AMS Instrumentation & Calibration Pty Ltd

The ST100 Series Thermal Flow Meter from Fluid Components International (FCI) provides precision mass flow measurement and is suitable for instrument and plant engineers responsible for managing processes with a wide range of hydrogen gas applications.


ABB Remote Condition Monitoring service for drive events

25 May, 2016 | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

The ABB customisable drives Remote Condition Monitoring service is designed to help in maintenance planning and improve risk management.


Olympus iPlex NX industrial machine videoscope

25 May, 2016 | Supplied by: Olympus Australia Pty Ltd

Catastrophic failure of machinery or structures is usually expensive to repair and can pose a threat to the safety of workers. The iPlex NX industrial videoscope, from Olympus, is therefore designed to help locate flaws of materials and components that were previously undetectable, as well as streamline inspections in difficult-to-reach areas.


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