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Concrete delivery pipeline failures

03 Feb 2017

This alert highlights the risk to employees and other persons from using poorly manufactured concrete delivery pipes and pipeline components.

Safe use of flammable refrigerants

11 Jan 2017

This safety alert concerns Class 2.1 Flammable refrigerant gases and provides guidance to occupiers of premises on how to control the risk of fire and explosion from refrigeration and air-conditioning systems containing flammable refrigerants.

Collapse of floating roof in storage tank

08 Dec 2016

This Alert highlights the risks associated with maintenance work in a confined space, such as a storage tank that has an internal floating roof, and suggests control measures to address these risks.

Equipment on concrete agitator trucks

08 Dec 2016

This alert highlights the risk of injury when storing equipment beneath the rotating mixer drum of concrete agitator trucks.

Overturning of pick and carry cranes

03 Aug 2016

This Alert highlights the risks of overturning pick and carry cranes while traveling with a suspended load. It also provides guidance to duty holders (such as employers and self-employed persons) on managing these risks.

Ceiling hoists and track systems

26 Jul 2016

This alert highlights the risk of using ceiling tracks systems with incompatible fixed or portable ceiling hoists.

Hyperbaric Chambers

14 Jul 2016

This Alert provides general guidance about the safe operation and use of single person hyperbaric chambers.

Refueling Portable Equipment

28 Jun 2016

Alert on the risks of refueling portable equipment, such as petrol generators and demolition saws, and advice on controlling the risks

Operating mine trucks

02 Jun 2016

This Alert highlights the danger to underground mine workers whilst operating mine trucks and provides solutions to reduce or eliminate associated risks.

Escalator and travelator void in-fills

26 May 2016

This Alert warns persons with management or control of workplaces, employers, and designers of buildings and structures, of the dangers associated with in-fill areas around escalators and travelators.

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