Personal protection equipment

Victorian construction shut down, union condemns violence

24 September, 2021

On 20 September, the Victorian Government shut down construction in key areas, and the CFMMEU has condemned the attack on the CFMEU Victorian Branch Office.


Commute plan uses tech to keep Queensland miners COVIDSafe

16 September, 2021 | Supplied by: JESI Management Solutions Pty Ltd

Remote worker management company JESI, in partnership with Microsoft Australia and METS Ignited, has launched the 'Resources COVID Safe Commute Plan'.


SoterTask risk assessment software

09 September, 2021 | Supplied by: Soter Analytics

SoterTask is an AI-driven visual processing product that serves as an impartial observer when performing task risk assessments.


Newcrest Mining fined $105K after worker attacked by dingoes

07 September, 2021

A West Australian mining company has been fined after an employee was attacked by dingoes while working at its Pilbara mine site.


Fever screening kiosks to enhance workplace safety

03 September, 2021 | Supplied by: Elenium Automation

Designed in Melbourne, the screening kiosks will offer automated, touchless and accurate health screening for entry into facilities, along with temperature checking.


Ninja Celsius Ice cold-resistant glove

01 September, 2021 | Supplied by: Bunzl Safety

The Ninja Celsius Ice cold-resistant glove provides thermal protection and liquid resistance for a range of cold applications.


Partnership sees wearable AI tech used to boost worker safety

30 August, 2021 | Supplied by: Soter Analytics

A new collaboration has seen wearable AI technology used to personalise the safety of individual workers for proactive injury management.


SafeWork NSW carries out compliance blitz to combat COVID

27 August, 2021

SafeWork NSW officers have visited construction sites across Sydney to ensure the implementation of safety measures to prevent the transmission of COVID-19.


Safety footwear manufacturer raises $300K to support tradie mental health

13 August, 2021 | Supplied by: Steel Blue

Footwear manufacturer Steel Blue has raised $300,000 to support the Beyond Blue Support Service, through sales of the Steel Blue Blue Boots.


NSW construction reopens, on-site vaccinations for aged care

12 August, 2021

Construction workers across eight Sydney LGAs can return to work if they meet new vaccination requirements, while the mandatory deadline approaches for aged care.


Long-lasting disinfectant targets COVID-19 on work surfaces

05 August, 2021 | Supplied by: Touch Australia

A new type of disinfectant, listed by the TGA, is designed for workplaces and other spaces to safeguard against COVID-19 and Influenza A and B for up to 30 days.


3M Speedglas Welding Helmet G5-02

04 August, 2021 | Supplied by: AWS Pty Ltd

3M's Speedglas G5-02 welding helmet features a curved auto-darkening lens with a new light state of 2.5 to maximise the effect of True-View optics.


WorkSafe Guardian lone worker safety app

19 July, 2021 | Supplied by: WorkSafe Guardian

The WorkSafe Guardian is a lone worker safety app that enables users to activate a safety alert or medical alert at the press of a button.


COVID-19: Employers face litigation for risking employee safety

19 July, 2021 | Supplied by: All Cast PPE

Industry experts believe that employers face years of litigation for putting the health and safety of their staff at risk, by providing inadequate and cheap PPE.


Health & Safety Index assessment tool

19 July, 2021 | Supplied by: Health and Safety Index

The Health & Safety Index enables users to talk with their entire workforce and provide a holistic view of workplace safety systems.


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