Personal protection equipment

Bright minds pool resources to shield healthcare workers

23 April, 2020

Researchers from the University of Wollongong are pooling resources and expertise to develop face shields for our healthcare workers at the COVID-19 frontlines.


Qld manufacturer helps combat COVID-19 with N95 masks

08 April, 2020

The Queensland Government has provided $1.2 million in financial assistance to Evolve Group, to produce disposable N95 masks in bulk for health workers.


MSA V-FORM safety harness

03 April, 2020 | Supplied by: MSA Australia Pty Ltd

The MSA V-FORM safety harness features an athletic cut with a patent-pending RaceFORM buckle, for a comfortable fit that improves upper torso movement.


Rum distilleries are fuelling sanitiser supply

30 March, 2020

Two Queensland rum distilleries have shifted production to make hand sanitiser, in response to increasing demand due to the coronavirus outbreak.


PPSS Group Cut-Tex PRO fabric

27 March, 2020 | Supplied by: PPSS Group

Cut-Tex PRO by PPSS Group is a cut-resistant fabric used to manufacture slash- and cut-resistant clothing for law enforcement and other security professionals.


Assistance for Qld's COVID-19 impacted manufacturers

23 March, 2020

Queensland is 'ramping up' its assistance to the state's COVID-19 impacted manufacturing sector, the government announced over the weekend.


RGF & Airius PureAir PhotoHydroIonisation cells

20 March, 2020 | Supplied by: Airius

The PureAir PhotoHydroIonisation cells can be retrofitted to air conditioners, to combat 97% of airborne viruses, mould and bacteria.


Aquila RE05F cut-resistant glove

19 March, 2020 | Supplied by: Aquila

The Aquila RE05F cut-resistant glove is made with 100% cut-resistant yarn, and double-coated with foam and full flat nitrile, providing abrasion resistance.


Aquila NSD380 ultra-fine B liner glove

11 March, 2020 | Supplied by: Aquila

The Aquila ultra-fine, cut-resistant glove provides resistance to water, oil and chemicals, with a sandy finish to facilitate a strong grip.


Powered air respirator campaign promotes welder protection

05 March, 2020 | Supplied by: AWS Pty Ltd

Reclassification of welding fume as "Carcinogenic to Humans" has caused an industry rethink and inspired a powered air respirator upgrade campaign.


Blundstone #9150 Safety Boot

05 March, 2020 | Supplied by: Blundstone Australia Pty Ltd

To mark its 150th anniversary, Blundstone has released a limited-edition safety boot with electrical hazard resistance and gold hued pull tabs.


Radic8 Viruskiller air purifier

04 March, 2020 | Supplied by: RADIC8 Australia

The Radic8 Viruskiller air purifiers are designed for home and commercial use, neutralising airborne contaminants and viruses to provide clean air for customers.


PSG Eyewear Ugly Fish prescription safety frames

02 March, 2020 | Supplied by: PSG Eyewear

The Ugly Fish prescription safety frames are suitable for men and women, and feature replaceable dust seals for protection against harsh working conditions.


uvex athletic range gloves

01 March, 2020 | Supplied by: UVEX SAFETY AUSTRALIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP

The athletic range of gloves from uvex are made from high-quality functional fibres and coating materials, with an open cell coating.


Eye injuries: consequences and prevention strategies

01 March, 2020 by Annette Hoskin* | Supplied by: PSG Eyewear

An eye injury can result in outcomes ranging from lost days at work to permanent loss of vision, yet up to 90% of eye injuries are preventable.


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