Personal protection equipment

Top tips: selecting safety headgear for construction sites

14 October, 2022 by Priyal Saswade, Business Leader for Honeywell Personal Protective Equipment, Asia Pacific | Supplied by: Honeywell Ltd

Ensuring proper head protection is a critical component of helping to keep workers safe on the job — read on for some top tips for selecting the correct PPE.

Maxisafe Ratchet Helmet (HVR580) and Sliplock Helmet (HVS590)

13 October, 2022 | Supplied by: Techware Pty Ltd

The Maxisafe Vented Hard Hat is designed and manufactured in Australia and is fully tested and certified to Australian Safety Standards by SAI Global, licence number SMK41211.

Fatigue in the field: improving fatigue management in construction

12 October, 2022 by Nick Crawford, Practice Manager – ANZ/SEA, UKG | Supplied by: UKG

Construction firms have a duty of care to their employees to manage fatigue effectively to minimise the risk of harm.

Trolex Air XS air monitor

11 October, 2022 | Supplied by: Trolex

The Trolex Air XS air monitor is designed to detect and monitor silica dust in real time, to protect workers from silicosis.

Sureguard Cap Grip helmet holder

11 October, 2022 | Supplied by: Sureguard Safety Australia

The Cap Grip hard hat holder is manufactured in Australia by Sureguard Safety and is designed to safely store most standard types of hard hats.

Keeping safety at the core of the construction industry

07 October, 2022 by Phillip Smith, Group Executive - Environment, Health, Safety and Quality, SHAPE Australia | Supplied by: SHAPE

Leveraging technology is one key way to empower any site manager, trade worker or contractor to take safety into their own hands.

Taking action on occupational noise-induced hearing loss

05 October, 2022

More than 1.1 million workers in Australia continue to be exposed to harmful levels of noise in their workplace.

ATG Intelligent Glove Solutions MaxiDex hybrid glove

28 September, 2022 | Supplied by: Mayo Hardware Australia

The MaxiDex hybrid safety gloves combine mechanical handling gloves and disposable gloves for enhanced comfort.

The ongoing dangers of silica dust

19 September, 2022 by Amy Steed

More than half a million Australian workers are currently exposed to harmful silica dust, with as many as 10,000 now predicted to develop lung cancer.

Smart wearables trialled for water worker safety

13 September, 2022 | Supplied by: University of South Australia

Wristband sensors and smart shirts are being trialled by SA Water's field-based staff, demonstrating how technology can improve worker safety outcomes.

Industrial Eye Sentry Connect plug-and-play platform

07 September, 2022 | Supplied by: Industrial Eye

Industrial Eye Sentry Connect uses streaming technology to enable safety crews to monitor worker safety in confined and remote spaces.

Cm3 OnSite - Site Access & Induction Solution

01 September, 2022 | Supplied by: Cm3

Cm3 OnSite is an all-in-one site access solution with contactless QR code check-in that facilitates the tracking, verification and reporting of site visitors.

MSA V-Gard Cap Mounted Hearing Protection Line

01 September, 2022 | Supplied by: MSA Australia Pty Ltd

The MSA V-Gard Cap Mounted Hearing Protection Line is designed to provide enhanced comfort and is suitable for a range of industries, including construction and mining.

Blundstone RotoFlex #8560 six-inch wheat nubuck safety boot

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

The Blundstone RotoFlex #8560 six-inch wheat nubuck safety boot features a TPU tread pattern and super cushioned midsole, for all-day stability and comfort.

Puma safety vivid knit

01 September, 2022 | Supplied by: Trading Downunder

The Puma safety vivid knit features a sustainable upper and footbed made from high-quality recycled materials and is also vegan rated.

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