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Health and Safety – protecting the workforce
In an ideal world there would be no accidents or issues involving health and safety in the workplace. However, reducing the risks not only makes business sense, but there is legislation at both federal and state level that incorporates health and safety in the workplace.

Injuries and medical conditions that staff can incur within industrial environments include fatigue, falls, sprains, strains, trips, machine entanglements, stress and mental health issues.

A lot of these complaints can be alleviated by having occupational health and safety strategies in place. A key ingredient in this equation is making sure workers have access to the latest, compliant equipment – this includes fluoro gear, boots, hard hats, gloves, goggles, slip-resistant mats and a range of other equipment.

If you have the correct strategies and equipment in place for the health and safety of workers expect to find improvements in productivity and downtime, as well as a reduction in staff absenteeism.
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Incremental encoder for explosive atmospheres
Editorial
11/09/16 - ​Johannes Hübner Giessen is introducing an incremental encoder for explosive atmospheres in the heavy-duty sector.
Vehicle camera trial slashes speeding by more than 75 per cent
Editorial
11/09/16 - ​A six-month trial of MiX Telematics’ latest road safety solution has reduced over-speeding in fleet vehicles by more than 75 per cent.
Cortec's CorShield Reinforced Paper: the toughest protective packaging paper
Editorial
22/08/16 - Finding rust on steel bars and coils packaged in reinforced corrosion inhibiting paper is a fact of life for many in the steel industry.
RackID range of Indoor Warehouse Floor Identification Labelling
Supplier news
15/08/16 - Indoor floor identification in warehouses could seem to anyone one of the simplest way to locate products, however it is one of the most complex ones.
Cochlear tops billion-dollar revenue mark for first time ever
Editorial
09/08/16 - ASX-listed Australian hearing implant manufacturer Cochlear has topped annual revenues of $1 billion, an increase 23 per cent on the year before.
Our Retractable Security Doors Comply with Deemed-to-Satisfy Provisions of the BCA
Supplier news
03/08/16 - We recently had our retractable security doors tested against various deemed-to-safety provisions of the BCA and we're compliant!
Workplace mental and physical health under the spotlight
Editorial
02/08/16 - It is estimated that untreated mental health conditions cost Australian workplaces approximately $10.9 billion per year, comprising of $4.7 billion
Fluke 1738 Three-Phase Power Logger
Supplier news
02/08/16 - Make informed power quality and energy consumption decisions with the Fluke power logger.
New stair-climber for hire from Kennards Lift & Shift
Supplier news
01/08/16 - A new range of stair-climbers available for hire from Kennards Lift & Shift is helping companies meet OH&S requirements while moving heavy loads.
How to spread Christmas cheer on your jobsite
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Equipment hire specialist Kennards Lift & Shift offers a few suggestions on spreading Christmas cheer at busy road worksites in this holiday season.
Kennards Lift & Shift invests in new confined space breathing units for hire
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift has acquired 26 Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) units for their equipment hire range.
Kennards Lift & Shift provide confined space safety equipment for sewer rehab project
Supplier news
01/08/16 - A tripod and recovery system, hired from Kennards Lift & Shift, recently assisted the Water Infrastructure Group

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