Confined Space Quiz

Many workers operate in confined spaces every year. Each of these spaces have unique hazards and risks that need assessing. Safety professionals have much to consider to ensure that proper procedures are in place before workers enter confined spaces. Do you work in a confined space at your job? Want to learn more about confined space hazards? […]

Prior Planning Prevents………

Confined space work is potentially a lethal environment for many reasons; engulfment, drowning and hostile gaseous environments. Careful and thorough risk assessment and hazard identification is paramount when considering this type of work. Every potential threat must be covered when planning the access and confined space rescue procedures. Regular training practice and updates is essential. […]

Facts You Should Know About Gas Detection

In my travels I have come across a multitude of complaints about gas detection instruments. Much of these issues are caused by high humidity and the inability for the sensors to provide accurate readings. This guide introduces some of the facts you should know about gas detection. For more detailed information contact our sales team. […]

Confined Spaces Strike Again

Another confined space tragedy unfolded a few weeks back. A father and two sons were fatally injured from inhaling toxic gases inside of storage tank on a farm east of Melbourne. The father was using ammonia to clean the inside of the tank. A chemical reaction starved him of oxygen and he passed out. His […]