Personal protection equipment

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.

New generation uvex pheos cx2 safety spectacles


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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Hearing loss challenge raises workplace awareness

17 July, 2017

Noise-induced hearing loss in the workplace is the focus of a leadership challenge fundraiser by the National Foundation for the Deaf in New Zealand.

Enware Handwash Station Kits

05 July, 2017 | Supplied by: Enware Australia Pty Ltd

Enware has produced three functional Type B Handwash Station Kits which meet requirements for healthcare applications.

3M Solus 1000 and Goggle Gear 500 Splash goggle safety eyewear

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

The 3M Solus 1000 and Goggle Gear 500 Splash goggle safety eyewear models are designed to help keep workers seeing more clearly and for longer on the job.

Respiratory protection that's fit for the job

26 June, 2017 by Terry Gorman, Senior Occupational Hygienist, 3M Australia Pty Limited | Supplied by: 3M Safety & Graphics

Many workplaces can have significant concentrations of airborne contaminants and need to control worker exposure to these materials. While controls like extract ventilation, wet methods or substitution can assist, there are many workplace situations where personal respiratory protective equipment is needed.

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