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Work Boots

Sole Design: Fit-for-Purpose

How many of us have used a variation of the phrase: ‘Do not judge a person until you’ve walked a mile in their shoes’? With a few tweaks we can mould this to the construction industry: ‘You can...

Updated WHS Regulations

Updates to the WHS Regulations come into effect in SA

A number of changes to the Work Health and Safety Regulations 2012 (SA) come into effect on 1 January 2021. This includes changes to air monitoring during asbestos removal work, chemical labelling...

KN 95 respirators banned

Safety regulator bans KN95 for use at work

The UK’s leading health and safety regulator has issued a ban on Chinese respiratory protective masks stating that the KN95 must not be used as PPE at work as their effectiveness cannot be...

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...

New diesel workplace exposure standard

Australian Standards : The Unfair Exchange

FOR SALE: ISO 45001 – $250 AU (printed copy) or $225 AU (PDF). David Clarke is the CEO of the Safety Institute of Australia and shared his thoughts with us on the issues faced by many across...

Asbestos central

With all of the well documented dangers regarding asbestos in the workplace, as well as the home, it is now imperative that employers and their employees, contractors and home owners alike educate...

AMSJ April 2022