Personal protection equipment

Noise-induced hearing loss: white paper released

21 February, 2020 by Kjersti Rutlin* | Supplied by: Honeywell Industrial Safety

A new white paper explores the causes and consequences of occupational noise-induced hearing loss to help safety managers. Kjersti Rutlin provides a summary.


Pure Safety Group Quick-Switch Tool Tether System

19 February, 2020 | Supplied by: Pure Safety Group

The dropped tool prevention system from Pure Safety Group prevents dropped tools when working at height, and meets OSHA and ANSI standards for drop prevention.


Black lung does not discriminate on age

19 February, 2020

A new video uses the testimonies of coalminers in their 30s and 40s to shatter myths around black lung and urge early health screening for signs of the disease.


Safeguarding seafarers: PPE remains critical

11 February, 2020

Personal protective equipment-focused injury reduction campaigns are a seafarer's greatest defence against injury, research published in 2020 suggests.


PPE and the 'assumption of protection'

03 February, 2020

An international team of 14 researchers use an agricultural case study to remind industry that PPE does not always come with a guarantee of effective protection.


Kemppi GAMMA welding helmet range

01 February, 2020 | Supplied by: Kemppi Australia Pty Ltd

The GAMMA range of helmets by welding equipment manufacturer Kemppi offers welders lightweight protection for the eyes, face and respiratory system.


DEWALT safety glasses and goggles

20 January, 2020 | Supplied by: Mayo Hardware Australia

DEWALT safety glasses and goggles are designed to ensure safe, efficient and comfortable vision in the occupational situation.


PPE until 2023: international trends in mining

20 January, 2020 | Supplied by: Frost & Sullivan

Latin American and Asia–Pacific markets will lead the way in mining personal protective equipment, according to the latest market research into global trends.


MSA V-Gard industrial safety helmet push key

13 January, 2020 | Supplied by: MSA Australia Pty Ltd

Push Key is a harness designed for MSA V-Gard industrial helmets, to enhance user retention and comfort by enabling the helmet to be adjusted when worn.


Oliver Footwear Executive range

18 December, 2019 | Supplied by: Oliver Footwear

The Oliver Footwear Executive range is designed to function as an all-in-one boot, suitable for office, worksite and leisure applications.


Blundstone #892 and #897 women's safety boots

16 December, 2019 | Supplied by: Blundstone Australia Pty Ltd

The Blundstone #892 and #897 safety boots are designed for women. The boots feature a breathable, antibacterial lining and a water-resistant leather upper.


Watch-based duress solution supports lone workers

16 December, 2019 | Supplied by: MePacs

The nature of lone and isolated work can make it difficult to raise an alarm in a crisis. Peninsula Health's MePACS Solo offers a watch-based solution.


Narva Geomax LED strobe range

11 December, 2019 | Supplied by: Brown & Watson International

Narva's range of Geomax LED strobe lights features four flash patterns, a die-cast aluminium base and a polycarbonate lens.


State of silica in South Australia

10 December, 2019

Earlier this year SafeWork SA undertook a proactive audit program of silica risk among engineered stone workers. We take a look at the newly released report.


Vanguard Wireless IoT cellular nurse call unit

02 December, 2019 | Supplied by: Vanguard Wireless Pty Ltd

Vanguard Wireless' IoT cellular nurse call unit is designed for use in workspaces where a standard wireless nurse call system may not be suitable.


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