3M plans to complete the integration of Aearo Technologies into its safety business as of 1 January 2009.
The Miller Vortex is an industrial-strength welding respirator that features four modes of operation: welding, grinding, cutting and X-Mode, which provides shade, sensitivity and delay settings for specific welding jobs.
The Oliver-style AT 65 390 all-terrain safety boot is a 150 mm lace-up mid cut boot with a water-resistant, full grain, tan leather upper. The boot is resistant to caustic substances and other common oils, acids and chemicals encountered on industrial worksites.
The Australian Safety and Compensation Council and Cancer Council Australia jointly released a document for outdoor workers, providing guidance on how to assess and minimise their exposure to solar UV radiation.
The MBT Night footwear is designed to reduce stress on knee and hip joints while increasing muscle activity in the hamstrings and lower limbs when standing, contributing to lowering occupational back and joint injuries for workers who spend long hours on their feet.
The Impulse 6000D defibrillator analyser and Impulse 7000DP defibrillator/transcutaneous pacer analyser test systems are rugged, portable precision test instruments that ensure proper operation and ultimate performance of critical life-support cardiac-resuscitation equipment.
Icom has released IDAS (Icom Digital Advanced System), a series of digital land mobile radios.
The 980A sound screen utilises white noise to create a barrier of sound while people sleep. The sound generated effectively blocks noise in the surrounding environment and can assist in making it easier for people to sleep, particularly useful in remote industrial sites where sleeping is made difficult because of close living confines or where noise is constant.
The HammerHead safety helmet is certified to AS/NZS 1801 as a Type 1 industrial on-site safety helmet and can be used in conjunction with on-site safety visors and mesh screens, providing simultaneous face protection. A visor holder locks the visors and mesh screens onto the helmet, while the chin strap enhances head protection.
Quadblock protects skin against UVA, UVB, UVC and infrared radiation and has high water and sweat resistance capabilities, making it suitable for outdoor exposure. The Optimal range actively works against the effects of UV exposure on skin.