Materials handling

Floorsafe Fibreglass Hazardous Stripe stair nosing

24 July, 2013 | Supplied by: Floorsafe Australia Pty Ltd

The fibreglass stair nosing is available in a hazardous stripe design of safety yellow and black which highlights both the top and face surfaces of each tread.


Remote control to make loading safer

04 June, 2013 | Supplied by: Volvo Group Australia Pty Ltd

Volvo Trucks has developed Work Remote, a wireless remote control unit which brings together all the functions that the driver requires while loading or unloading.


Guidance for safe industrial weighing in hazardous environments

16 May, 2013

Finding the right solution for hazardous weighing practices is a difficult task. To assist manufacturers across a number of industries, Mettler Toledo has published the Hazardous Area Catalog. The free catalogue offers solutions for the chemical, pharmaceutical and food industries with hazardous environments.


Gala safety poles protective barrier

01 May, 2013 | Supplied by: Pall Mall Manufacturing Co

The Gala Safety Poles device is a safety sign and protective barrier that can be used to warn and restrict access to a particular area that could be potentially hazardous.


Optimum FSR freezer spacer remover machine

17 April, 2013 | Supplied by: Optimum Handling Solutions

The Optimum FSR freezer spacer remover machine operates at an ergonomic working table height to allow simple pallet replacement and freezer spacer removal.


Optimum Handling Solutions custom workstation

17 April, 2013 | Supplied by: Optimum Handling Solutions

Optimum Handling Solution’s custom workstation for abattoirs and food processing plants assists operators sorting or packing products onto pallets that are over 1.5 m high.


Radio remote controls on cranes improve safety at brewery

11 April, 2013 | Supplied by: Konecranes Australia

Radio remote controls fitted to Konecranes overhead and monorail cranes at Tasmanian brewer J Boag & Son are helping the operators lift and position their loads precisely, while also ensuring the safety of the operators.


Recertification of cranes at power station

21 March, 2013 | Supplied by: Konecranes Australia

Konecranes has been chosen by Yallourn Power Station in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley for crane reliability surveys on cranes due for their recertifications.


Compressor safety in the trenches

18 March, 2013 | Supplied by: CAPS Pty Ltd

Cook’s Body Works recently engaged the Melbourne branch of CAPS Australia to assist with sourcing 10 ‘box-type’ portable air compressors that were to be truck mounted for one of its major cable laying and telecoms infrastructure clients.


Polyslab equipment bases

01 March, 2013 | Supplied by: Evolve Group

The Polyslab equipment base range has a lightweight polymer alternative to concrete, making the bases easier to use, constructed with detailed engineering and analysis.


Enware portable spill containment range

27 February, 2013 | Supplied by: Enware Australia Pty Ltd

Comprehensive ranges of spill-containment products are being introduced by Enware to help remove risks from the workplace and counter the human and financial cost of industrial accidents and incidents affecting workers and the environment.


Fumex retractable hose reel range

26 February, 2013 | Supplied by: Laboratory Systems Group

The Fumex range of retractable hose reels provides a solution to eliminating health risks. The hose reel can be either wall or roof mounted and, in either case, takes into consideration the elimination of trailing hoses and subsequent tripping hazards.


Scissor lift table reduces risk of injury at warehousing company

26 February, 2013 | Supplied by: Optimum Handling Solutions

A national warehousing company solved the issue of workers’ injury risk by implementing a scissor lift table when unloading goods from a high number of pallets each day.


Team Systems Solo Lift Pro lifting aid

12 February, 2013 | Supplied by: Team Systems (Vic) Pty Ltd

Lugging heavy cardboard boxes up to 18 kg in weight for deliveries, stock picking, handling or packing can now become a lesser injury risk with the release of the Solo Lift Pro.


Evo-Crete cable ladder blocks

15 January, 2013 | Supplied by: Evolve Group

Evo-Crete cable ladder blocks are lightweight, stable and durable equipment foundations.


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