TSI AMI520i Sidepak personal aerosol monitor10 September, 2019
TSI's AMI520i Sidepak is a wearable instrument that monitors workers' respirable dust and fume exposure in real time.
3M Secure Click Half Mask Reusable Respirator02 July, 2019
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 urged to get health checks27 May, 2019
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.
Sundström SR570 protective face shield with breathing air01 September, 2018
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.
RPB Z4 Welding Respirator01 September, 2018
The RPB Z4 Welding Respirator weighs only 805 g including ADF lens and cape.
Sickness caused by exposure to common chemicals03 July, 2018
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.
Preventing the dangers of silica dust22 June, 2018
Exposure to silica dust in the workplace is causing a resurgence of the fatal lung disease known as silicosis.
Lung screening unit visits at-risk regional workers22 May, 2018
A mobile respiratory screening service provided by icare has visited Nowra workers who are exposed to hazardous substances such as asbestos.
Respiratory protection07 May, 2018
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 SR700 Particle Powered Air-Purifying Particle Respirator27 April, 2018
Sundström's SR700 lightweight Particle Powered Air-Purifying Particle Respirator is suitable for dusty demolition work.
Mitigating the health risks of air pollution24 January, 2018
Current data gaps are making it difficult for governments to accurately model and mitigate the health dangers of air pollution, according to new research.
Creating cleaner air for workers30 November, 2017
A clean air project is designed to improve the safety of workers exposed to methane contaminated air.
Emergency breathing devices deemed unsafe24 November, 2017
Workplaces have been advised to immediately remove unsafe emergency escape breathing devices from vehicles and buildings.
HEMCO enclosures14 November, 2017
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 hoods06 November, 2017
HEMCO chemical-resistant canopy hoods are designed to collect and exhaust corrosive vapours, heat, steam and odours.