Hand safety preservation in maintenance work applications with Ansell PPE
FROM fixing machines to keeping it clean, and running repairs with the utmost care; variety is the spice of life for maintenance workers. From cuts and abrasions to punctures and burns, there’s hand safety hazards at almost every turn.
ActivArmr the hands de-harmer in oil and gas mining flash fires
WORKING in the oil and gas industry, a flash fire can be on you as quick as a flash, with your hands often first in the firing line. After feedback from hundreds of people at the coalface, Ansell has developed the flame resistant ActivArmr® 97-200 safety gloves.
White knight in ultra-light work safety gloves: Ansell HyFlex 11-518 hand protection
This Ansell lightweight work glove maximises touch, comfort and hand protection. The work safety gloves’ soft, ultra-light duty seamless liner breathes to keep your hands cool and dry, enhancing the HyFlex 11-518 hand protection’s flexibility and fingertip sensitivity.
Ansell the work safety gloves tough guy in repelling chemicals and liquids
Ansell’s TouchNTuff nitrile range is as tough as nails in resisting chemicals and liquids, with longer penetration times than its work safety gloves rivals. And that’s been proven through recent independent testing conducted by Centexbel, a highly regarded Belgian textile research centre.
Take fright, skin disease a $33m blight on work safety
TRADESPEOPLE, labourers and food industry workers are among those most at risk of contracting a skin disease on the job, Safe Work Australia has revealed. These workers are more likely to be exposed to chemicals or wet work in their day-to-day tasks.
Sweaty hands, sticky fingers a hotbed of work injury risk
With summer upon us (hell, the shops have Christmas goods already), the temperature is in danger of becoming hotter than a fat worker’s ass crack. And your work hands can become just as sweaty, but hopefully not as smelly. Ansell, the world leader in hand protection, has a large range of work safety gloves that take the heat out of sweat while making your hands a safer place.
Ansell makes a stand for your hands at Sydney Safety Show
Check out Stand C48 at the Safety Show, it’s Ansell’s hand stand in personal protection equipment (PPE). Ansell, hand in glove with your safety needs, has a large range of work gloves to suit the job at hand.
Ansell the canary in the coal mine for hand safety
Like the canary in the coal mine, Ansell’s personal protection equipment (PPE) specialists can assist you in choosing the right safety gloves. The Ansell specialist will provide analysis of your mining site’s current hand protection and deliver a best-practice recommendation. Mitchell Mackey, Ansell’s Head of Marketing for Industrial, said many safety factors could affect mining site productivity, including:
Less food for thought in food safety gloves selection
ANSELL is simplifying its food industry safety gloves selection, making it easier for you to get the right fit for safety, comfort and ease of use. You meal ticket to work safety goes by the name of VersaTouch™ - Ansell’s high-performance safety gloves for the food services, food processing and agriculture industries.
Sprains and strains the main blame for work pain
THE main cause of workplace injury in Australia is sprains and strains, a Safe Work Australia report reveals. Sprains and strains accounted for 30% of work injuries.