Manufacturer Scott Safety has injected significant investment into the latest robotic technology to eliminate 'human error' in producing its respirator filters, which provide protection against hazardous substances like asbestos.
The latest hipster trend that is sweeping across the country is popularising facial hair of any kind. And while this may be positive news for beard barbers, it also presents a safety risk that must be remembered by hipsters who require respiratory equipment in the workplace.
The use of cloth masks by healthcare workers may actually put them at increased risk of respiratory illness and viral infections and their global use should be discouraged, according to a UNSW study.
The Sundström PAPR (powered air-purifying respirator) has been improved with a boosted performance now available.
The Sundström SR200 full face respirator now features the air-deflecting, pre-filter holder that has given a fresh look to the company's half-mask respirators.
Scott Safety's ProPak self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) combines a low-maintenance pneumatics system with a comfortable, sculptured rigid backplate to improve wearer comfort. The breathing apparatus consists of a rigid, glass-reinforced frame incorporating a rescue/carry handle along with a flame-resistant webbing harness.
3M has developed the Aura particulate respirator 9422+ for the food and beverage industry.
With its four new kits, 3M provides a convenient respiratory solution for tasks involving asbestos.
Queensland Nickel illustrates the challenges large industrial sites have when protecting their staff from hazardous airborne contaminants in the workplace.
The Sundström SR100 half face respirator is now available in three sizes, making it suitable for most head shapes and facial features.
Sundström fan-driven respirators have now been issued with IP ratings.
PAFtec Australia has developed a range of soft silicone face pieces for its CleanSpace2 Powered Respirator System.
The Honeywell Respirator Kits are designed to take the hassle out of selecting, transporting and storing respirators, along with filter and cleaning wipes.
The 3M Adflo powered air purifying respirator (PAPR), designed specifically for welders, has now been upgraded to deliver added features and improved performance.
The SpiroCart manifold allows the user to manage bottled breathing air without any permanent modifications to the equipment.