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.
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 (VSS) helped to design a vibration system that tested if emergency pull switches could withstand the vibrations inherent in conveyor systems at mine sites.
The Euchner Multifunctional Gate Box (MGB) is a safety system with guard lock monitoring for the protection of safety doors on machines and installations.
Euchner has expanded its range of transponder-coded safety switches with the CEM-AR-C40, which features solenoid and integrated evaluation electronics.
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.
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.
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.
The ABB customisable drives Remote Condition Monitoring service is designed to help in maintenance planning and improve risk management.
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.