If you've got an innovation to share that helps to prevent manual handling injuries in the workplace, there's still time to enter the 2016 WorkSafe Victoria Awards.
A wind-powered device is helping to maintain visibility and ensure the safety of workers on mine sites in South Australia.
The LEDWL-FKLT-BLUE Forklift Warning Spotlight is designed to warn pedestrians and bystanders when they are in the path of an oncoming forklift.
The GenieGrips range of forklift anti-slip mats and tyne caps offers a safe way to transport goods by forklift using high-strength rubber compounds to protect against damage and scrapes, while also offering good grip to prevent loads from sliding.
The Wearlon LiNNOTAM range of cast polyamide roller wheels is suitable for OEM use and clean and green metal replacement in various industries including manufacturing, mining, transport and construction.
The Equipois Zero G Tool Handler allows workers to manoeuvre heavy tools with weightless efficiency and safety. It is suitable for a diverse range of industries, including mining, construction, aerospace, automotive and defence.
Toyota Material Handling Australia (TMHA) has introduced of a range of automatic guided vehicle (AGV) forklifts, suitable for warehouse, storage and production environments where repetitive movements are common.
Although not often considered as serious as other workplace hazards, slips, trips and falls by workers potentially expose employers to significant liability from both a civil and work health and safety (WHS) perspective.
A custom-made forklift for boutique winery Ocean Eight is yielding improved efficiencies for all of its material handling needs.
When Helen Yost expressed an interest in plumbing as a trade, she was told by a male boss “girls don’t plumb” — but that hasn’t stopped her.
A new generation of coal and ore materials handling technology is being introduced to Australasian and international markets by a group that engineers chutes and complementary systems to permit faster conveyor belt speeds, greater throughput, fewer breakdowns and enhanced safety.
Genie has added to its Super Boom product family with the Genie SX-150 telescopic boom lift, suitable for construction, maintenance, telecommunications, gas and oil refineries, chemical maintenance and utility applications.
The Capotex Belt Conveyor Covers offer a robust, aerodynamic and lightweight solution, designed for applications where the conveyed bulk material requires protection from extreme environmental conditions or to ensure a controlled environment is maintained.