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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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The new ISO standard provides a framework to improve conditions and employee safety in the workplace by reducing possible risks
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29/01/18 - The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has developed a new standard, ISO 45001 to help prevent accidents at the workplace.
The range of gravity grease separators from ACO now includes 3,000L, 4,000L and 5,000L units
28/01/18 - ACO Pty Ltd has extended their range of in-ground gravity grease separators simplifying the management of wastewater in commercial kitchen applications.
Pervidi Farm Inspection
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24/01/18 - Farm inspections are necessary for farm buildings, structures and machinery among others.
EXAIR’s atomising spray nozzle
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04/01/18 - EXAIR has introduced a new atomising spray nozzle offering 360-degree coverage in a versatile range of applications.
A recent installation at a new BWS store in Chadstone, Victoria
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06/12/17 - The Australian Trellis Door Company (ATDC) is the preferred supplier of portable fencing to the BWS liquor group across Australia.
CTP BI safety switch
Supplier news
27/11/17 - Treotham introduces a new safety switch from Euchner featuring an additional bistable locking function.
Storage Ideas
Supplier news
09/11/17 - For an employer, the safety and security of their workers is a top priority.
Tobin Transport Bottles
Supplier news
01/11/17 - Enware Australia has added a new eyewash system to their range of portable safety solutions.
The chart shows work related fatalities for the years 2003 -2016
Supplier news
22/10/17 - Work-related fatalities have shown a steady decline after peaking in 2007, reducing by almost a third, according to a report by Safework Australia.
SMC’s Model MHM-X6400 magnetic gripper
Supplier news
09/10/17 - SMC Pneumatics has added a new range of magnetic grippers designed for safe handling and transfer of steel plates as well as sheet metal.
Polycarbonate machine guard
Supplier news
27/09/17 - Machine guards made from polycarbonate sheets are ensuring safety at the workplace.
Testo DiSCmini is ideal for nanoparticle testing in coal mining
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20/09/17 - Mine workers who are continuously exposed to coal dust can develop black lung disease with fatal consequences.

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