Personal protection equipment

Well-fitted respirators encourage regular PPE use

25 September, 2017 | Supplied by: Scott Safety

Every year, thousands of workers experience breathing or lung problems related to poorly fitted respiratory equipment.

3M E-A-Rfit Dual-Ear Validation System

01 September, 2017 | Supplied by: 3M Safety & Graphics

The E-A-Rfit Dual-Ear Validation System is based on field microphone-in-real ear technology, a quantitative and fully objective method to test the actual protection workers receive from their hearing protectors.

WorkSafe initiative promotes cleaner air for concrete workers

01 September, 2017

The risks posed by airborne hazards at work have been identified for precast concrete companies in New Zealand.

3M Speedglas Welding Helmet 9002NC

01 September, 2017 | Supplied by: AWS Pty Ltd

The Speedglas Welding Helmet 9002NC has a streamlined profile, with high-performing Speedglas TrueView optics and a head harness made for increased comfort.

Beat the heat with Big Ass Fans

01 September, 2017 | Supplied by: Big Ass Fans Australia Pty Ltd

Heat stress is Australia's most fatal natural disaster, killing more people than all other natural disasters combined.

Noisy offices could be putting employees at risk

24 August, 2017

Hearing loss is not the only detrimental side effect of a noisy workplace.

Staying safe around welding fume

01 August, 2017 by David Chippendale, Marketing Manager, AWS and Terry Gorman, Senior Occupational Hygienist and Technical Specialist, 3M’s Personal Safety Division | Supplied by: AWS Pty Ltd

There are a number of things that workers can do to reduces the health hazards caused by welding fume.

New generation uvex pheos cx2 safety spectacles


The uvex pheos cx2 safety spectacles are designed to deliver good protection, wearer comfort and workplace compliance.

Ninja HPT gloves

01 August, 2017 | Supplied by: Ninja Gloves

Ninja HPT gloves provide high levels of comfort and grip in wet, dry and oily conditions.

Blackline Safety G7x Single Gas lone worker safety system

01 August, 2017 | Supplied by: Thermo Fisher Scientific

The Blackline Safety G7x is suitable for workers (especially lone workers) who need a reliable portable device that confidently accounts for their wellbeing and real-time location. It has wireless connections to rescue personnel should a gas leak, injury or health event occur.

BW Technologies GasAlertMax XT II confined space gas monitor

01 August, 2017 | Supplied by: TechRentals

The GasAlertMax XT II from BW Technologies is a compact multigas detector for personal protection against flammable, toxic and oxygen gas hazards.

Intelligent cameras increase public safety

24 July, 2017

Community and police officer safety may be improved as Motorola Solutions and artificial intelligence company Neurala work together to develop intelligent cameras.

Better safety technology needed in mental health sector

24 July, 2017

There are calls for better safety and monitoring technology to be implemented within the NSW mental health system.

How to safely don and doff PPE

21 July, 2017 | Supplied by: ProChoice Safety Gear

It is important to follow correct procedures when donning and doffing personal protective equipment (PPE) in order to ensure the health and safety of workers.

Honeywell Howard Leight Sync Wireless protective earmuffs

18 July, 2017 | Supplied by: Honeywell Industrial Safety

The Honeywell Howard Leight Sync Wireless protective earmuffs integrate Bluetooth wireless technology, allowing workers to talk on the phone, connect with co-workers, get instructions and perform tasks without sacrificing hearing protection in noisy or dangerously loud environments.

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