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tool tethers and lanyards for working at heights

Choosing tether and anchor lanyards

Preventing tools and equipment being dropped from height is a crucial element in any working at heights safety program. With falling objects causing 122 deaths in Australia from 2012–2016 and 3515...

EMIoT

EMIoT – Smart technology

“Smart technology” is the integrated use of devices that communicate with one another to streamline the performance of certain tasks. This concept, also known as the Internet of Things (IoT) is...

mining water on the moon

UNSW team exploring mining water on the moon

A team of UNSW Sydney engineers has an ambitious plan to prove the commercial viability of mining water from the moon to produce rocket fuel. In an announcement yesterday at the SIAA Space Industry...

comorbidty of musculoskeletal disorders AIHW

Musculoskeletal problems affecting the population

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare have released their report into co-morbidity of Musculoskeletal disorders in Australia. Musculoskeletal conditions comprise more than 150 different...

Australian standards costs through SAI Global

Standards Australia moves to improve access

Standards Australia has moved to improve access to Australian Standards by removing the exclusive provisions around SAI Global’s distribution agreement. The long-awaited move will be widely...

Software updates

Software updates as vital as machinery servicing

As the New Year begins, MICROMINE is reminding mining companies to update their software to avoid potential cyber security breaches, data loss, system integration issues and operational downtime in...

real time dust monitoring equipment for hazardous environments

Trolex real time dust monitoring

A new generation of real time dust monitoring has been designed to significantly improve the accuracy of data being collected, and mine worker safety in hazardous environments. Trolex stated that...

AMSJ Spring 2018