The right safety mix and match with Ansell hand protection
Welders, angle grinders, cutting equipment and other potentially hazardous machinery. That’s the work safety mix facing Victorian-based Valley Maintenance Services.
No room for cutting some slack on cut-protection work safety gloves
134,835 – that’s the alarming number of workers’ compensation claims for serious work-related injuries and illnesses made annually, Safe Work Australia reveals. And that’s just the serious injuries.
Bullet resistant vest material in Ansell work safety gloves
THAT’S right, the material they use in bullet resistant vests – it’s also a feature of many Ansell cut protection work safety gloves. Five times the strength of steel, it goes by the name of Kevlar® and is produced by the DuPont company.
Plumbers plug the hole in hand injuries with Ansell PowerFlex safety gloves
Master Plumbers Victoria had a big plumber’s crack to fill when it came to hand injuries. And it went to Ansell for help.
Ansell triple treat for stock car racing driver Frank Kimmel
AN Ansell-sponsored racing car driver in an Ansell-sponsored race – and now even racing an Ansell-sponsored truck. That's nine-time ARCA Racing Series champion Frank Kimmel.
Young workers suffer higher injury rate. Protect yourself with Ansell safety gloves
WORKERS aged 25 and under account for 20 per cent of work-related injuries, Safe Work Australia recently revealed. And a quarter of young worker injuries involve the hand, fingers and thumbs, with young male workers particularly at risk.
Ansell driver Frank Kimmel shares lead in stock car series
ANSELL-sponsored racer Frank Kimmel is off to a flying start in the ARCA Racing Series in America. Kimmel is joint leader heading into this weekend’s third round, the Kentuckian Ford Dealers ARCA 200 at Salem Speedway on April 28.
Cut to the quick on hand injuries with heat treatment
HAND injuries and skin conditions should always be examined and treated as soon as possible. If not cared for, the ailment can soon become worse and cause long-term health problems.
Safety in workers’ hands with effective use of PPE
THE effectiveness of personal protective equipment (PPE) relies on workers following instructions and procedures correctly, Safe Work Australia reports.
High-selling Ansell HyFlex safety gloves high on workplace flexibility
AN ideal balance of hand protection, comfort and flexibility – that’s the key to to Ansell’s market-leading HyFlex® workplace safety gloves range. The ergonomically designed HyFlex personal protective equipment (PPE) is made for jobs that require precision handling of small parts and other general assembly applications.