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    EBOLA Virus Disease – Protective Clothing Guidelines

    Knowing how to select the appropriate protective clothing is key to personal protection when it comes to being exposed to infective agents like EBOLA.

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    Reuse of Organic Vapour Chemical Cartridges

    Chemical cartridges are used on respirators to help remove and lower worker exposures to harmful gases and vapours in the workplace. Learn how different cartridge types work.

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    Fundamentals of Cut Resistance Testing

    As the market leader in hand protection, Ansell is significantly involved in developing and improving test standards related to cut resistance and is dedicated to delivering the best cut protection solutions to its customers.

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    Workplace fatal injuries up 40% in first half of 2016

    The number of deaths and injuries at work have increased in the first half of 2016 as compared to the same period last year, according to data released on Monday (Sep 26) by the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Institute.

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    Parameters Influencing Chemical Protective Gloves Usage

    The protection provided by a chemical glove will always be limited. Time constraints are the most important limitations related to the use of a chemical protective glove. How long does my glove protect me? How long can I wear it? Can I reuse it after it has been exposed to a chemical? Those questions are essential to establish if you are going to be protected or not from the chemicals you’re using.

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    Fatal injury rate stayed at 1.9 per 100,000 employed persons in 2016

    In 2016, there were 66 workplace fatalities resulting in a fatal injury rate of 1.9 per 100,000 employed persons, similar to 2015. The number of fatalities reduced from 42 in 1H2016 to 24 in 2H2016, a 43% reduction. However, the number of workplace injury cases increased by 5.4%, from 12,351 cases in 2015 to 13,014 in 2016. Occupational disease cases decreased from 935 in 2015 to 732 in 2016.