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March 17, 2020

What is vibration white finger (VWF)?

Regular workplace use of hand-held or hand-guided tools can lead to a range of industrial injuries including carpal tunnel syndrome and vibration white finger (VWF) – a form of hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS).

Safety Briefing
February 03, 2020

The difference between latex allergies and chemical allergies

In workplaces where gloves are utilised, it is common for allergy management programs to focus on the understanding and treatment of latex protein allergy. Learn more about the difference between latex allergies and chemical allergies to effectively manage risk.

Safety Briefing
January 27, 2020

Shining a light on UVR

While many workplaces develop policies and procedures designed to limit UVR exposure from the sun, workers across a range of occupations and industries are also subjected to non-solar sources of UVR, necessitating a hand protection solution that offers appropriate defence.

Safety Briefing
November 25, 2019

The importance of Hand Ergonomics

Though harder to measure, increased rates of workplace injury can contribute to heightened stress or anxiety levels among workers and potentially lessen both morale and productivity.

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