PPE for respiratory protection from welding fume is commonly available in two main forms: welding helmets with integrated respiratory protection and half mask respirators.
Silica particles are much smaller than a grain of sand and are harmful to inhale into the lungs, making respiratory protection (powered respirators especially) vital.
It can be difficult to determine which type of coverall is right for harmful chemicals and substances protection. However, there are protective standards in place.
A study conducted in the United States has found that over half of noise-exposed workers do not use hearing protection when exposed to workplace noise.
The Queensland Government has introduced new regulations to ensure that all truck drivers and those using a freight pass have received the COVID-19 vaccine.
uvex safety has partnered with Seabin, offering its range of personal protective equipment to help monitor the health of our waterways.
On 20 September, the Victorian Government shut down construction in key areas, and the CFMMEU has condemned the attack on the CFMEU Victorian Branch Office.