Personal protection equipment

699 lives claimed by mesothelioma in 2018: report reveals

20 September, 2019 | Supplied by: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Asbestos-associated cancer mesothelioma claimed at least 699 Australian lives last year, an Australian Institute of Health and Welfare report reveals.


Mining industries: hearing loss prevalance and risk

11 September, 2019 | Supplied by: The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

New research from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health finds that 1 in 3 workers are affected by hearing loss in some mining industries.


Faulty breathing apparatuses discovered in South Coast mine

10 September, 2019

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 AMI520i Sidepak personal aerosol monitor

10 September, 2019 | Supplied by: Kenelec Scientific Pty Ltd

TSI's AMI520i Sidepak is a wearable instrument that monitors workers' respirable dust and fume exposure in real time.


How to improve workplace eye safety

01 September, 2019 | Supplied by: 3M Safety & Graphics

Workplace safety is more than just hard hats and steel capped boots. Protecting workers' eyes is critical for their health, safety and quality of life.


Honeywell Howard Leight VeriShield 100 Series Passive Earmuffs

15 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Honeywell Industrial Safety

Honeywell's Howard Leight VeriShield 100 Series Passive Earmuffs are designed to prevent and protect industrial workers from noise-induced hearing loss.


Do's and don'ts of hard hat accessorising

13 August, 2019 | Supplied by: ProChoice Safety Gear

Is wearing granny's knitted beanie under your hard hat safe? ProChoice Safety Gear outlines some do's and don'ts of hard hat accessorising.


3M Secure Click Half Mask Reusable Respirator

02 July, 2019 | Supplied by: 3M Safety & Graphics

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.


AWS Jalas 1848K Titan welding boots

24 June, 2019 | Supplied by: AWS Pty Ltd

Jalas welding boots are designed to comply with the Welding Processes Code of Practice and occupational protective footwear standard AS/NZS 2210.3:2009.


TeLoRa lone worker app

05 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Telora Pty Ltd

TeLoRa is an app that looks after workers who work alone.


Spinflector Safety Reflector hi-vis roadside reflector

01 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Spinflector Industries Pty Ltd

The Spinflector Safety Reflector is a fully wind-powered, rotating hi-vis roadside reflector for enhancing road safety with its strobing effect.


Coalmine workers urged to get health checks

27 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.


PPE vending machines improve construction safety

03 May, 2019 | Supplied by: ProChoice Safety Gear

In the quest to keep workers safe, some large construction sites have found a way to ensure that the right PPE is always available.


Oliver Footwear All Terrain (AT) 65-490 safety boots

02 May, 2019 | Supplied by: Oliver Footwear

Oliver Footwear All Terrain (AT) 65-490 safety boots are completely waterproof and have a full CORDURA vamp for abrasion, as well as a Q-Flex non-metallic penetration protection insole.


SonaSafe forklift proximity warning

01 May, 2019 | Supplied by: SonaSafe 20/20 Limited

SonaSafe is a machine operator awareness system that is fitted to vehicles, such as forklifts, and other plant to identify the presence of crew and other vehicles in the vicinity of the vehicle.


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