Inflammation of the skin from exposure to allergenic or irritating substances — or occupational dermatitis — is considered a WHS risk.
The Savox Noise-COM 500 products are Bluetooth hearing protectors designed for use in construction, mining or other heavy industries.
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.
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?
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.
It can be challenging for workers to wear negative pressure respirators during the entire duration of a work shift.