Personal protection equipment

SafetyCulture iAuditor Sensors and Incidents

07 August, 2020 | Supplied by: Safety Culture

iAuditor is a free iPad app from SafetyCulture Australia. The app empowers workers to perform safety audits using only their iPad, without the need for clipboards, notepads, checklists or sign-off sheets.


Queensland lung health checks expand silicosis protections

07 July, 2020

Thousands of Queensland mineral mine and quarry workers will receive free mandatory respiratory health checks from 1 September in an effort to protect them from mine dust lung diseases.


Emergency messaging app upgrades safety with COVID-19 support

03 July, 2020 | Supplied by: Raise DM Pty Ltd

An emergency messaging mobile app implements coronavirus updates in its July release, designed to help those who are feeling unwell to better manage their own welfare.


Bruck XCELL 260 fabric

03 July, 2020 | Supplied by: BRUCK TEXTILES

The XCELL 260 fabric from Bruck Textiles is lightweight and available in high-visibility warning colours for firefighters and workers exposed to fire.


Health and safety organisations call for respirator register

02 July, 2020

Health and safety organisations and the ACTU are calling for the establishment of a national register for approved respirators, to protect Australians' health.


Artificial stone silicosis: an escalating international problem

25 June, 2020

Spanish researchers have raised concerns about increased incidences of silicosis and massive pulmonary fibrosis among those who have worked with artificial stone.


Steel Blue Hobart Sand boots

22 June, 2020 | Supplied by: Steel Blue

The Hobart Sand boots from Steel Blue are suitable for men and women, featuring water-resistant leather and an anti-static, heat-resistant TPU outsole.


PoC services: mitigating mobile workforce risks

18 June, 2020 by Tony Hudson* | Supplied by: Vertel Pty Ltd

Tony Hudson explains how push-to-talk over cellular (PoC) services can help businesses mitigate the occupational health and safety risks of mobile workforces.


Masks against COVID-19: research supports universal adoption

10 June, 2020

Social distancing and face masks reduce the spread of COVID-19 in healthcare settings and the general community, according to a review commissioned by the WHO.


Calumino Rapid Thermo Pre-Screener

25 May, 2020 | Supplied by: Calumino

The Rapid Thermo Pre-Screener by Calumino is a fast temperature screening system for office buildings, schools, hospitals and other populated areas.


NSW Government secures $1 billion worth of PPE

07 May, 2020

The NSW Government has bought almost $1 billion worth of personal protective equipment, to help health workers battle the COVID-19 pandemic.


Taleb Medical GeoSaver public access defibrillator

05 May, 2020 | Supplied by: Taleb Medical Pty Ltd

The GeoSaver public access defibrillator from Taleb Medical is designed for public access use, with audible and visual CPR guidance to support users.


uvex sportstyle variomatic safety glasses

04 May, 2020 | Supplied by: UVEX SAFETY AUSTRALIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP

The uvex sportstyle variomatic safety glasses are designed for frequent movement between light and dark work areas, with fog- and scratch-resistant lenses.


Leuze A7 signalling columns

24 April, 2020 | Supplied by: Leuze electronic Pty Ltd

The Leuze A7 signalling column is designed to warn in emergency situations, minimise supervision times and shorten reaction times.


Bright minds pool resources to shield healthcare workers

23 April, 2020

Researchers from the University of Wollongong are pooling resources and expertise to develop face shields for our healthcare workers at the COVID-19 frontlines.


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