Coalmine workers are being urged to get regular health checks after investigation into the source of an ex-fitter's mixed dust disease comes up empty.
The RPB Z4 Welding Respirator weighs only 805 g including ADF lens and cape.
The Sundström SR570 protective face shield with breathing air, available from Safety Equipment Australia, is a face shield for use with either Sundström’s Powered Air-Purifying Respirators (PAPR) or with supplied air.
More than half of Australians with chemical sensitivities lost work days or a job in the past year due to illness from fragranced products in the workplace.
Exposure to silica dust in the workplace is causing a resurgence of the fatal lung disease known as silicosis.
A mobile respiratory screening service provided by icare has visited Nowra workers who are exposed to hazardous substances such as asbestos.
Human lungs have evolved over thousands of years to deal with naturally occurring levels of particles — such as dusts, pollens, small pieces of vegetation and seeds.
Sundström's SR700 lightweight Particle Powered Air-Purifying Particle Respirator is suitable for dusty demolition work.
Current data gaps are making it difficult for governments to accurately model and mitigate the health dangers of air pollution, according to new research.
A clean air project is designed to improve the safety of workers exposed to methane contaminated air.
Workplaces have been advised to immediately remove unsafe emergency escape breathing devices from vehicles and buildings.
HEMCO enclosures are designed to isolate distillation apparatus, HPLC equipment, sample weighing, high-throughput screening, powders handling and other lab automated processes by providing exhaust air systems or HEPA filtered clean workstations.
HEMCO chemical-resistant canopy hoods are designed to collect and exhaust corrosive vapours, heat, steam and odours.
The Analytical Industries GPR-1100 portable oxygen analyser is designed for marine maintenance.
Occupation-related asthma accounts for at least 200 workers compensation claims every year, but it is thought that the illness is vastly under-reported.