The Flowfast flooring system can be ready to receive traffic just two hours after application enabling manufacturers, operators and commercial organisations to transform their working environment with minimum downtime and disruption to operations.
Woolworths has committed to safety upgrades after a worker escaped injury only to be soaked in olive oil when boxes of bottles fell onto his specialised forklift at a regional distribution centre.
A man was fatally injured in West Melbourne after being crushed by a large plastic water tank.
A forklift safety campaign in the wholesale and retail food sectors is being conducted to improve safety in workplaces.
A $450,000 fine was handed down to a transport company after the avoidable death of a worker in 2007.
A tele-operated shiploader designed to remotely control the loading iron ore is being trialled by Rio Tinto to improve safety and efficiency.
SafeWork SA has announced a campaign targeting forklift safety in the wholesale grocery and fruit and vegetable industries.
The Dok-Lok trailer restraint is claimed to be rugged and reliable and has a solid-steel rotating hook that helps prevent all types of trailer separation accidents, including early departure, trailer creep, landing gear collapse and trailer tipover.
A range of SIAT carton sealers is available for users who dispatch their product in cartons; suitable for large cartons down to small ‘shelf ready’ cartons.
The Martego 122001 safety cutter with squeeze action has a spring-loaded blade that retracts automatically even if the user continues to hold the squeeze lever. The circular blade path pushes against the material being cut, making it possible to cut soft materials such as shrink-wrap and plastic bags.
The Queensland government is appealing to businesses to be more vigilant in the safe use of forklifts.
The General Mat Company’s anti-fatigue matting for standing workers is designed to provide comfortable, healthy and safe work environments, helping to prevent injury, reduce standing worker fatigue and increased productivity.
The Exair Large Super Air Nozzle maximises entrained airflow and force while reducing compressed air use and noise and is suitable for blowing heavy materials over long distances and wide area blowoff, drying and cooling applications.
The Optimum Handling Solutions SIAT pedestal stretch wrappers can be used to cut film usage.
Working with heavy, circular or multi-angled objects is difficult and can cause accidents or injuries when trying to position these for welding.