Personal protection equipment

3M completes Aearo integration

16 December, 2008

3M plans to complete the integration of Aearo Technologies into its safety business as of 1 January 2009.


Welding respirator

01 December, 2008 | Supplied by: Welding Industries of Australia

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.


Caustic-resistant boot

01 December, 2008 | Supplied by: Oliver Footwear

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.


Speech-enhancing protective earmuffs

01 December, 2008 | Supplied by: Sensear Pty Ltd

The Sensear SM1x earmuff uses the SENS (Speech Enhancing Noise Suppression) technology that minimises dangerous industrial noise while allowing face-to-face, mobile phone and two-way radio communication.


Welding helmet

01 December, 2008 | Supplied by: Honeywell Industrial Safety

Featuring a black and white tribal design, the P450 Tribe offers the same features as the Sperian Optrel Star Helmet.


Guidance for protection from UV radiation

01 December, 2008

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.


Safety boot

01 December, 2008 | Supplied by: Oliver Footwear

Oliver Footwear has added the 62250 Tactical Boot to its AT (All Terrain) range of footwear.


Occupational health shoes

01 December, 2008 | Supplied by: BASF Construction Chemicals Australia Pty Ltd

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.


Glove with lamp

01 December, 2008 | Supplied by: Martor Australia

The Tegera 9106 glove features a small pocket on the top of the hand that holds a small lamp.


Air tank refiller

01 December, 2008 | Supplied by: RFD (Australia) Pty Ltd

The Quick Fill Station is a quick recharge machine for refilling breathing apparatus units in remote or hazardous work environments.


Defibrillator analyser

18 November, 2008

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.


Mobile radio system

18 November, 2008

Icom has released IDAS (Icom Digital Advanced System), a series of digital land mobile radios.


Noise canceller for sound sleep

13 November, 2008 | Supplied by: Vision Safe

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.


Industrial safety helmet

13 November, 2008 | Supplied by: Australian Supreme Import

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.


Skincare for outdoor workers

13 November, 2008 | Supplied by: Hamilton Laboratories

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.


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