Veteran carpenter and joiner Bruce Tubnor understands the importance of hand safety. After 50 years in the building trade, he recalls how hard it was to do simple jobs wearing traditional leather riggers gloves, like picking up a nail for instance. Hear what Bruce has to say about Ansell’s latest high-tech gloves and learn why, after a long search, he chose the HyFlex® 11-840.
Safety Is Our First Consideration at G&S Engineering Services
Queensland, Australia, November 2015 –G&S Engineering Services Pty Ltd provides a diverse range of asset management services that span manufacture, construction and maintenancein the mining resources, energy and infrastructure industries.
Tough approach pays safety dividend for glass fabricator.
In an industry where people historically were not required to wear gloves, Chevron discovered the introduction of a mandatory glove policy represented a challenge. There existed an attitude of “nothing has happened to me, so why do I have to wear gloves?
Backwell IXL is one of Australia’s oldest manufacturing success stories. The company has been providing metal stamping, metal finishing, roll forming and assembly services to the automotive industry for more than 150 years. For Daryl Perrett, Operations Leader in the pressings, coatings and roll mills area, hand safety is critical.
Ansell HyFlex gloves help stop a pain in the glass at AGC
AGC Flat Glass Czech, manufactuer of quality glass providing protection from heat, cold, noise, fire, intruders and accidents, conducted an in-depth modernisation program on its production equipment.
TouchNTuff® the safety solution at SFF Group
Sweden’s SKF Group, with 100 production units worldwide across three divisions – Industry, Automotive and Services - is a leading provider of joints, mechatronics and lubrication systems in the bearings market.
Ansell Guardian transporting zero hand injuries
An American transport manufacturer, alarmed at the frequency of hand injuries, called in Ansell Guardian for an assessment.
Guardian, a comprehensive work safety savings and profitability improvement program, was implemented at the transport company’s two sites in different US states.
Work injuries plummet more than 80 per cent
At the company’s request, Ansell conducts its Guardian assessments at pilot sites, with manufacturing processes identical at all locations.
Ansell Guardian is a comprehensive cost savings and profitability improvement process that analyses seven distinct cost drivers which impact on a company's day-to-day operations. The goal is to create solutions consolidated into one package and applied company-wide.