Personal protection equipment

Force360 Graphex cut-resistant glove range supports MATES in Construction

04 February, 2022 | Supplied by: Private Brands Pty Ltd

The Force360 Graphex range of cut-resistant gloves is supporting 
MATES in Construction.


Researchers develop lightweight fire-retardant suits for firefighters

04 February, 2022

ANSTO, in collaboration with UNSW, has developed a lightweight, fireproof material for use in firefighting gear and high-tech fire protection.


Minister visits WA manufacturer of non-combat boots for Defence Force

01 February, 2022

Minister Paul Papalia visited the Steel Blue manufacturing facility in Malaga; the company has manufactured non-combat boots for the National Defence Force for eight years.


QPS invests in high-tech vests to improve officer safety

31 January, 2022

The Queensland Police Service has announced plans to roll out new, integrated load-bearing vests for frontline police officers across the state from July.


Fit for work: why gender-biased workwear is unsafe

21 January, 2022 | Supplied by: Blackwoods

Personal protective equipment, in the form of clothing or footwear, should be made to fit both women and men in equal fashion.


Climate tech innovation to facilitate safe work in hot conditions

20 January, 2022 | Supplied by: Kenzen

Tech entrepreneurs have developed a wearable device that monitors workers' physiology to predict and prevent heat injuries and deaths.


P2 trifold respirator: how to correctly fit

13 January, 2022 | Supplied by: Blackwoods

Follow these fitting instructions on how to get an effective seal on a trifold respirator.


Blundstone #325 safety boot

13 January, 2022 | Supplied by: Blundstone Australia Pty Ltd

The Blundstone #325 safety boot features a stone nubuck upper and an antibacterial comfort lining, making it suitable for a range of industries.


E2S AlertAlight and Sonora signalling devices

12 January, 2022 | Supplied by: Mechtric Pty Ltd

The AlertAlight and Sonora signalling devices are designed to provide effective alarm notifications in harsh environments.


Hand protection technology enhances workplace safety

22 December, 2021 | Supplied by: Blackwoods

A new hand protection technology uses graphene in its range of gloves to protect workers against cuts and abrasions.


Kenzen smart PPE heat-monitoring system

21 December, 2021 | Supplied by: Kenzen

Kenzen's smart PPE system for monitoring workers' heat risk can now track the heat susceptibility and sweat rate of individuals, to prevent heat-related stress.


Oliver Footwear Hiker Boot

17 December, 2021 | Supplied by: Oliver Footwear

The zip-sided Hiker Boot range features a low ankle design and is suitable for agriculture, building and construction workers.


Silica dust: the tiny protagonist injuring Australians

08 December, 2021 | Supplied by: Blackwoods

Silica dust is estimated to cause over 230 cases of lung cancer each year in Australian workers.


HexArmor gloves with SuperFabric

01 December, 2021 | Supplied by: UVEX SAFETY AUSTRALIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP

HexArmor gloves with SuperFabric are designed to provide resistance against harsh hazards, such as cuts, abrasions, punctures and more, without sacrificing dexterity.


ZOLL X Series Advanced monitor/defibrillator

01 December, 2021 | Supplied by: ZOLL Medical Australia

The ZOLL X Series Advanced monitor/defibrillator features Real BVM Help to provide ventilation feedback on volume and rate for intubated and non-intubated patients.


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