Personal protection equipment

E2S AlertAlight and Sonora signalling devices

12 January, 2022 | Supplied by: Mechtric Pty Ltd

The AlertAlight and Sonora signalling devices are designed to provide effective alarm notifications in harsh environments.

Hand protection technology enhances workplace safety

22 December, 2021 | Supplied by: Blackwoods

A new hand protection technology uses graphene in its range of gloves to protect workers against cuts and abrasions.

Kenzen smart PPE heat-monitoring system

21 December, 2021 | Supplied by: Kenzen

Kenzen's smart PPE system for monitoring workers' heat risk can now track the heat susceptibility and sweat rate of individuals, to prevent heat-related stress.

Oliver Footwear Hiker Boot

17 December, 2021 | Supplied by: Oliver Footwear

The zip-sided Hiker Boot range features a low ankle design and is suitable for agriculture, building and construction workers.

Silica dust: the tiny protagonist injuring Australians

08 December, 2021 | Supplied by: Blackwoods

Silica dust is estimated to cause over 230 cases of lung cancer each year in Australian workers.

HexArmor gloves with SuperFabric


HexArmor gloves with SuperFabric are designed to provide resistance against harsh hazards, such as cuts, abrasions, punctures and more, without sacrificing dexterity.

ZOLL X Series Advanced monitor/defibrillator

01 December, 2021 | Supplied by: ZOLL Medical Australia

The ZOLL X Series Advanced monitor/defibrillator features Real BVM Help to provide ventilation feedback on volume and rate for intubated and non-intubated patients.

PROSAFE KULYA polarised safety glasses

23 November, 2021 | Supplied by: Blackwoods

The KULYA Polarised Safety Glasses are designed to provide protection against sun glare, with Cat 3 polarised lenses.

Blundstone #982 chemical resistant safety boot

18 November, 2021 | Supplied by: Blundstone Australia Pty Ltd

The Blundstone #982 safety boot is suitable for aluminium refineries or industries where there is potential for hazardous liquid chemical exposure.

Welder respiratory PPE: control measures and responsibilities

10 November, 2021 | Supplied by: AWS Pty Ltd

PPE for respiratory protection from welding fume is commonly available in two main forms: welding helmets with integrated respiratory protection and half mask respirators.

Silica dust: better respiratory protection is needed

05 November, 2021 by Jon Imms, Global Technical & Product Director, CleanSpace Technology | Supplied by: CleanSpace Technology Pty Ltd

Silica particles are much smaller than a grain of sand and are harmful to inhale into the lungs, making respiratory protection (powered respirators especially) vital.

Coverall selection: handling harmful substances

01 November, 2021 by Drew Dauncey, Technical Safety Specialist, Blackwoods | Supplied by: Blackwoods

It can be difficult to determine which type of coverall is right for harmful chemicals and substances protection. However, there are protective standards in place.

Sun glare: protecting yourself on the road

18 October, 2021 | Supplied by: Blackwoods

Sun glare can strike a driver unexpectedly at any time. If you prepare yourself and your vehicle, you'll have the best chance of staying safe.

US study highlights importance of hearing protection in workplace safety

14 October, 2021 | Supplied by: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

A study conducted in the United States has found that over half of noise-exposed workers do not use hearing protection when exposed to workplace noise.

CleanSpace Respirators

01 October, 2021 | Supplied by: CleanSpace Technology Pty Ltd

CleanSpace Respirators are positive pressure PAPRs that offer a high level of protection for frontline workers, featuring patented AirSensit technology.

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