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OSA Magazine | Issue 3

Eye Protection


Health and safety provision is a fact of life for any modern business and the penalties for failing to ensure the wellbeing of workers can prove disastrous. Claire Lynam of BSI examines the issues surrounding the use of personal protective equipment (PPE), the standards that affect its manufacture, and how the Asian market is reacting to it.

Protective Clothing [Sept 2010]

Workers are exposed to heat and fire hazards in many industrial workplaces, and are thus at risk of burn injuries.

Raising the Bar on Fall Arrest

Safety Footwear [Sept 2010]

SATRA is one of the world’s foremost authorities on the testing and certification of protective and safety footwear, and routinely tests products incorporating protective elements. SATRA’s Austin Simmons explains the different types of toe cap and penetration-resistant inserts available, the tests applied and potential problems with footwear.

The DMF Issue

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