Mining communities throughout Australia are on alert after confirmation of Australia's first case of Black Lung disease in an open-cut coalmine worker at BHP Billiton's Goonyella Riverside Mine in Central Queensland's Bowen Basin.
The SoundEar 3 series of visual noise monitors and noise level recorders is designed to offer a more complete view of the noise situation than walking around with a noise meter.
SafeWork NSW is inviting the community, workers and businesses to have their say on SafeWork NSW's approach to work health and safety in NSW.
The Euchner bolt system combines a door stop and handle in a single unit and is available with or without an escape release.
With the release of IEC 61511 Edition 2, Australian companies in the process industries will be required to achieve compliance, not only on greenfield sites, but existing sites as well.
From 1 July 2016, all new industry starters are required to complete an Industry Safety Induction (ISI) prior to working on the operation or development of any facilities in the Queensland natural gas exploration and production industry.
Manufacturing, oil and gas, mining, and energy networks are considered some of the most dangerous work environments, both in Australia and the world. In 2015, mining and manufacturing even ranked fourth and fifth on Safe Work Australia's list of industries with the highest number of workplace fatalities.
The limitations of optical safety scanners have now been overcome by the use of millimetre-wave radar technology.
The Preventa XPS MCM is a configurable, embedded safety controller designed to protect industrial machines and operators from incidents involving moving machine parts.
The plug-in communication module for the TVOC-2 Arc Guard System provides operators with real-time status updates and instant information on the location of any arcs.