Personal protection equipment

Using a smart insole to mitigate workplace slips and falls

16 February, 2023

Researchers have developed a shoe insole that is embedded with pressure and motion sensors, helping to mitigate workplace incidents in real time.

MMF VM100A 9 Channel Human Vibration Analyzer

07 February, 2023 | Supplied by: Bestech Australia Pty Ltd

The MMF VM100A vibration analyser is designed to measure human response to vibrations such as hand-arm vibration and comfort evaluation in whole-body vibration.

Hand injuries at work — what do the statistics say?

27 January, 2023

Workers in any industry or workplace can experience hand injuries — ranging from sprains and strains, to fractures, cuts, open wounds and amputations.

Graphene-enhanced firefighting gear boosts firefighter safety

25 January, 2023

Researchers have found that flame-retardant fabrics woven into firefighters' clothing and masks can reduce rates of injury and mortality among firefighters.

Top tips for finding the right women's safety boot

11 January, 2023 | Supplied by: Kamu

The rise and rise of women in the construction and industrial workforce lends itself to an ever-increasing demand for safety gear designed specifically for women.

Blundstone RotoFlex #8561 safety boot

01 January, 2023 | Supplied by: Blundstone Australia Pty Ltd

The RotoFlex #8561 by Blundstone is a 6″, black leather safety boot that has been designed to provide stability and flexibility.

Teledyne FLIR RealWear Navigator 500 headset

23 December, 2022 | Supplied by: Teledyne FLIR

The RealWear Navigator 500 headset features a Lepton 3.5 thermal camera module, deployed as a wearable for assisted reality diagnostics.

Motorola Solutions PSCore public safety mobile application platform

22 December, 2022 | Supplied by: Motorola Solutions

The Motorola Solutions PSCore public safety mobile application platform is designed to improve productivity, incident awareness and safety for frontline officers.

ATG MaxiFlex Elite gloves

21 December, 2022 | Supplied by: Mayo Hardware Australia

Designed and developed as an ultra-thin breathable glove, ATG’s MaxiFlex Elite gloves are designed for precision handling in dry environments.

Mack Traction nitrile gloves

21 December, 2022 | Supplied by: Bunzl Safety

The Mack Traction nitrile glove has a raised grip pattern, making it suitable for low grip environments.

Guardian Angel Safety Portal

15 December, 2022 | Supplied by: Guardian Angel Safety

The Guardian Angel Portal allows users to view and manage all safety devices, data and planning for workers, in real time, via an easy-to-use interface.

High-tech biometric sensor vest keeps workers safe

15 December, 2022

Security guards in Switzerland have been equipped with a high-tech vest that uses artificial intelligence to improve safety.

Knowing when to give safety boots the boot

01 December, 2022 | Supplied by: Blundstone Australia Pty Ltd

Knowing when to replace safety boots, in addition to choosing the right work boot, is the key to being safe onsite.

PROSAFE Kashi general-purpose, high-visibility work gloves

30 November, 2022 | Supplied by: Blackwoods

PROSAFE Kashi high-visibility work gloves are designed to help improve hand placement and awareness.

SW Megaman with EcoTek sweat-resistant disposable gloves

22 November, 2022 | Supplied by: Safety Mate Pty Ltd

SW Megaman with EcoTek is a sweat-resistant disposable glove that now offers virus protection according to EN ISO 374-5.

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