Personal protection equipment

Reducing the rate of occupational dermatitis

20 July, 2023 | Supplied by: International Exhibition & Conference Group Pty Ltd

Inflammation of the skin from exposure to allergenic or irritating substances — or occupational dermatitis — is considered a WHS risk.

Kemppi Zeta welding and grinding helmets

20 July, 2023 | Supplied by: Kemppi Australia Pty Ltd

Kemppi has released its Zeta range of welding and grinding helmets, featuring a lightweight design and enhanced visibility features.

Gaston Mille Visitor's Overshoe

03 July, 2023 | Supplied by: Trading Downunder

The Gaston Mille Visitor's Overshoe is designed to slip over the top of personal footwear. It features a 200-joule impact protection steel toe cap.

Comms system improves worker safety at heights

09 June, 2023 | Supplied by: D2N Pty Ltd

For a company operating in complex vertical and confined space environments, a robust communications system is key to keeping workers safe.

Reactec R-Link smart watch

06 June, 2023 | Supplied by: Active Environmental Solutions

The Reactec R-Link smart watch is designed to help organisations prevent risks across a range of sectors including construction, rail, ports and mining.

My Safe Work MySafe Pod personal duress alarm

01 June, 2023 | Supplied by: My Safe Work

MySafe Pod is a personal safety device that features fast 4G connectivity, with 1-way or 2-way voice calls, discreet SOS and worker down alerts.

Savox Communications Savox Noise-COM 500 hearing protector

25 May, 2023 | Supplied by: Savox Communications

The Savox Noise-COM 500 products are Bluetooth hearing protectors designed for use in construction, mining or other heavy industries.

Silica dust exposure sees quarry fined $180K

11 May, 2023

A $180,000 fine and conviction has been issued to the operator of a Montrose quarry, following the exposure of workers to respirable crystalline silica.

Safety Mate NXG GreenTek gloves

01 May, 2023 | Supplied by: Safety Mate Pty Ltd

The Safety Mate NXG GreenTek range of gloves is designed to help the environment without compromising performance.

Graphex Rogue safety glove

01 May, 2023 | Supplied by: Private Brands Pty Ltd

The Graphex Rogue safety glove is suitable for the mining, trade and construction industries, and features Graphex 18-gauge yarn for cut resistance and dexterity.

Steel Blue Scuff Cap protected safety boots

18 April, 2023 | Supplied by: Steel Blue

Steel Blue has released scuff-resistant versions of two of its popular boots, the Hobart and the Portland, featuring a durable, low-profile Scuff Cap.

Breathing below ground: respirable crystalline silica risk

13 April, 2023 by Amy Steed

Many workers are still experiencing high levels of exposure to silica dust. So what level, if any, is “safe”, and what can be done to better protect them?

Vic firefighters to receive new, safer uniforms

12 April, 2023

CFA volunteers across Victoria will receive new uniforms that are designed to provide an improved level of protection from radiant heat and heat-related illness.

Dräger NANO Cylinder Type 4 – Non Limited Life

04 April, 2023 | Supplied by: Draeger Australia Pty. Ltd.

Alongside Dräger's PSS AirBoss, it has also released the Dräger NANO Cylinder (NLL), Type 4.

Selecting the best respirator for the task at hand

03 April, 2023 | Supplied by: Safety Equipment Australia Pty Ltd

It can be challenging for workers to wear negative pressure respirators during the entire duration of a work shift.

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