Category Archives: Health & Safety

SICK Ventures Outdoors with World’s First Safety Laser Scanner certified to IEC TS 62998

SICK UK has announced the launch of the outdoorScan3,the first laser scanner in the world to be safety-certified for use outdoors.  The outdoorScan3 Safety Laser Scanner safely and reliably monitors hazardous areas around machines and industrial vehicles outdoors with a high level of availability.

Pick it, place it, ship it, all automatic

Warehousing is becoming an increasingly automated system, with robots storing, retrieving and delivering packages day in, day out. In fact, some warehouses use aircraft control style systems to organise and control their robots, due to the complexity of the system. As such, precision is fundamental for the successful running of automated warehouses.

Hellberg Safety – SECURE Active – active listening headsets.

Hellberg Safety specialist PPE products include highly advanced hearing protection products, face protection and communication solutions for personal wellbeing on site.

The SECURE ACTIVE headsets enable workers to communicate safely with colleagues, hear signals and other important information while protected from hazardous noise. The built-in, level-dependent microphones provide perfect directional hearing with an electronic protection system that limits all sounds through the speakers to a safe sound level.

Save Time and Money with Lindapter’s Type ALP, an adjustable lifting point.

Lifting Points are typically used in industrial facilities to support the lifting or rigging of heavy equipment.

Lindapter’s new Type ALP is a highly adjustable lifting point that adjusts to suit 5mm to 26mm flange thickness and 70mm to 210mm beam widths.


Arman Nobari, a visual designer working in California, said it best: “All things are designed. Just some things more thoughtfully than others.”

Compare your average eyesore inner city tower block with the awe-inspiring Art Deco dream that is the Chrysler Building in New York, for instance. Or a boring, boxy saloon with a sleek and sexy Ferrari. Or a Premier League footballer’s gaudy Cheshire mansion with Frank Lloyd Wright’s sublime Fallingwater building in Pennsylvania.

BVAA – World Class Independent Valve & Actuator Training


One-day training courses from leading industry professionals. Independent courses. No sales pitch,  just quality, technical training.


Yorkshire-based manufacturer earns position on international sales growth leaderboard

Industrial safety barrier expert A-SAFE has won a place on the prestigious Sunday Times BT Business SME Export Track 100 league table.

The list ranks Britain’s fastest-growing small and medium-sized companies for overseas sales, with A-SAFE being placed #33 on the leaderboard. The Halifax-based manufacturer demonstrated export growth of 71% over the last two years, with total international sales reaching £6.4m in 2014.