Most widely held works by Safetycare Australia
Blood borne pathogens in the workplace reducing the risk ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
This video looks at HIV and hepatitis B infection risks in the workplace, including control of hazards, use of infection control kits composed of goggles, gloves and pocket respirator, and what to do if exposed to possible sources of infection.
Recognition, evaluation and control of hazards ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Looks in detail at the recognition of hazards; the evaluation and control strategies for dealing with hazards. Control strategies include elimination; substitution; engineering controls; administrative controls and personal protective equipment.
Moving things lifting and carrying ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Shows how to lift objects safely. While this everyday activity may seem straight-forward, accidents resulting from the incorrect handling of materials account for almost 35 per cent of work-related injuries. The most common injury occurs in the back and this program looks at the two main injuries: disc injuries and muscle and ligament injuries. Outlines the eight steps to safe lifting.
Working with display screen equipment ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
This video is an overview of issues dealing with office safety and comfort when working with display screen equipment.
Office safety ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
The office environment contains many potential hazards. This video deals with manual handling; slips, trips and falls; office fires and procedures for dealing with different types of fires, and general hazards such as operating procedures for equipment.
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
The purpose of this program is to examine the procedure for performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The program has been made specifically for the workplace and will only examine CPR for adults. It is generally accepted that practice on a manikin is the best form of training for CPR and this program should only be used as a training aid or for revision purposes.
Dealing with chemical safety ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Looks at the ways of handling and using chemicals in the workplace. Stresses the need for a commitment by everyone to follow these safe work procedures and realise the risks and hazards involved. Having an ongoing safety program to reduce accidents will ensure a safer workplace.
Stop it burning ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Updated version of a program about fire fighting. Looks at the components of a fire, the types of fire, techniques in fire fighting and extinguishing agents (e.g. water, foam, carbon dioxide and dry chemicals)
Burns ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
This video shows general first aid principles for the management of burns victims. Includes graphic still photographs of burns victims.
Equipment and machine guarding ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
The aim of this training course is to prevent injuries to people and damage to equipment that is caused by the inadequate use, or lack of, equipment and machine guards. This can be achieved through the effective application of tried and tested processes and methodologies. It addresses the different types of guards used in the workplace, the critical elements of machine guarding, common pitfalls associated with machine guarding and safe work practices with equipment and machinery.
Portable fire extinguishers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Looks at firefighting techniques of starvation, smothering, cooling and stopping the chemical chain reaction; extinguishing agents such as water, foam, carbon dioxide and dry powder; fire extinguishers for ordinary combustibles, flammable and combustible liquids, flammable gases, combustible metals, electrically energised equipment and cooking oils & fats; classifications of fires and the operation of fire extinguishers.
Electrical safety in the workplace ( Visual )
in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
This program concentrates on the effects and hazards that are related to alternating currents of electricity in the workplace. Much of the information provided applies equally as well to direct currents.
Ergonomics the practical approach ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Aims to make people more aware of the relationship between the equipment they use, the physical environment in which they work, and the long term benefits to them in both the physical and mental aspects of their performance, by being involved in the study and application of ergonomics.
The uneasy partnership building evacuation ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Shows the necessary procedures for organising an effective evacuation of an office building in an emergency such as fire or bomb threat. Discusses the emergency plan, the warning system, wardens, assembly points and drill practices.
Personal protective equipment ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Describes the use and correct fitting of PPE in five major areas: eye and face protection, head protection, respiratory protection, hearing protection and protective clothing.
Safe handling of gases ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Examines types of gas cylinders and how to handle them safely.
Kitchen and canteen safety ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Examines the need for safe work procedures; including the use of protective equipment and teaches awareness of potential hazards.
Eye safety ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Describes the structure of the human eye, types of eye injuries, hazards to the eyes in the workplace, types of eye protection and First Aid requirements.
Fire awareness ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Discusses fire awareness. The nature, causes and behaviour of fire and fire safety management. Also, fire prevention, protection and suppression.
Confined space safety ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Illustrates the problems of cleaning hard to get at places where breathing air is unsatisfactory; shows potential hazards, measures to ensure safety and rescue and first aid procedures.
Accidents--Prevention AIDS (Disease)--Prevention Ambulance service Australia Burns and scalds Care of the sick Chain saws--Safety measures Chemicals--Safety measures Computer terminals--Health aspects CPR (First aid) Deafness, Noise induced Electrical injuries--Prevention Electricity--Safety measures Eye--Protection Fire extinction Fire extinguishers Fire extinguishing agents Fire prevention Fires First aid in illness and injury Gas cylinders--Safety measures Gases, Compressed--Safety measures Gases--Safety measures Hazardous substances--Safety measures Hepatitis B--Prevention HIV (Viruses)--Prevention Hospital patients--Care Human engineering Industrial accidents--Investigation Industrial housekeeping Industrial hygiene Industrial safety Kitchens--Safety measures Lifting and carrying Lifting and carrying--Safety measures Machinery in the workplace Machinery--Safety appliances Machinery--Safety regulations Noise control Office accidents Offices--Safety measures Patients--Positioning Periodicals Safety appliances Safety education Safety education, Industrial Victoria Video display terminals--Health aspects Welding--Equipment and supplies Welding--Safety measures