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CleanAIR Verus and Omnira Ready 2 Weld sets with Basic PAPR

01 November, 2022

Maxisafe's CleanAIR Verus and Omnira Ready 2 Weld sets with Basic PAPR (powered air purifying respirator) provide everything in one complete package.

Powering up respiratory protection with modern PAPR technology

19 October, 2022

The dangers of inhaling silica dust in the construction and building sectors are very real — and the associated serious diseases are preventable.

Trolex Air XS air monitor

11 October, 2022

The Trolex Air XS air monitor is designed to detect and monitor silica dust in real time, to protect workers from silicosis.

The ongoing dangers of silica dust

19 September, 2022 by Amy Steed

More than half a million Australian workers are currently exposed to harmful silica dust, with as many as 10,000 now predicted to develop lung cancer.

Techware Maxisafe RFU837 CleanAIR UniMask PAPR System

01 August, 2022

The Techware Maxisafe RFU837 CleanAIR UniMask PAPR System provides a high level of breathing protection with enhanced inner airflow regulation.

EnviroKlenz Air System Plus

11 May, 2022

The EnviroKlenz Air System Plus is an air purification system that is effective in neutralising gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.

CleanAIR AerGO and UniMask air purifying respirators

01 May, 2022

The CleanAIR AerGO and UniMask are lightweight and designed to provide high levels of user comfort and breathing protection.

When to change welding helmet filters and consumables

22 April, 2022

No two welders are the same — but, every welder needs a welding helmet. And every welding helmet needs to be properly maintained to perform at its peak.

Screening miners for lung diseases in the regions

24 February, 2022

Heart of Australia has launched its fifth vehicle, HEART 5, in a fleet that provides lung checks for current and former miners in rural Queensland.

Welding safety — introducing the Speedglas Powered Air Training Academy

18 February, 2022

Attention all welding employers in Australia and New Zealand! Are your welders trained in how to correctly use and maintain their welding helmet and powered air purifying respirator (PAPR)?

Blundstone #325 safety boot

13 January, 2022

The Blundstone #325 safety boot features a stone nubuck upper and an antibacterial comfort lining, making it suitable for a range of industries.

P2 trifold respirator: how to correctly fit

13 January, 2022

Follow these fitting instructions on how to get an effective seal on a trifold respirator.

Silica dust: the tiny protagonist injuring Australians

08 December, 2021

Silica dust is estimated to cause over 230 cases of lung cancer each year in Australian workers.

Welder respiratory PPE: control measures and responsibilities

10 November, 2021

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 dust: better respiratory protection is needed

05 November, 2021 by Jon Imms, Global Technical & Product Director, CleanSpace Technology

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.

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