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.
CleanSpace Respirators are a new PAPR that solve all the problems that can lead to low respirator compliance in the workplace.
3M's Speedglas Heavy-duty Welding Helmet G5-01 is designed to provide professional welders with comfort, protection and adaptability.
If you are involved in the welding industry, the new 2020 Welding Fume Update released by AWS is a must read.
Workers must pass a 'fit test' before being issued tight-fitting respirators. Brad Rodgers differentiates quantitative and qualitative methods.
NSW quarries are currently being inspected without notice as part of the state's Resources Regulator's blitz on worker dust risks.
British researchers who immersed themselves in construction teams of a large-scale UK project argue for the need to champion health across the sector.
Asbestos-associated cancer mesothelioma claimed at least 699 Australian lives last year, an Australian Institute of Health and Welfare report reveals.
The NSW Resources Regulator has contacted a breathing appratus supplier and its recipient mines after defective units were identified in a South Coast coalmine.
TSI's AMI520i Sidepak is a wearable instrument that monitors workers' respirable dust and fume exposure in real time.
3M's Secure Click Half Mask Reusable Respirator helps protect workers from a variety of gases and vapours when used with approved associated filters and cartridges.
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 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.
The RPB Z4 Welding Respirator weighs only 805 g including ADF lens and cape.
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.