Dangerous Goods Newsletter May 2020

Dangerous Goods Newsletter May 2020

Welcome to Store-Safe's Dangerous Goods May 2020 Update.

We've compiled the most relevant dangerous goods news articles from Australia from the AIDGC newsletter and other sources. In the May edition read about new resources from FRNSW, WA Dept Mines, Industry, Regulation and Safety and Worksafe VIC. 

This month articles feature a corresponding product highlight. For assistance contact the Trafalgar Team on
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$300,000 Fine Inadequate Gas Bottle Storage.

A Bayswater, VIC, maintenance firm was this week convicted and fined $300,000 after a worker was permanently disabled in a gas bottle explosion in December, 2017 two gas bottles had been placed unsecured and on their side, acetylene vapour and air to mix and explode… more here

Product Highlight: Store-Safe Gas Storage 

FRNSW Revised Guideline “Hazardous Chemicals Manifest”

The guidelines outline the requirements for the hazardous chemicals manifest, contents of the manifest and locations for the manifest acceptable to Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) Guidelines here

Product Highlight: Emergency Information Cabinet

New WA Govt Dangerous Goods Waste Information Sheet

This new information sheet for the safe storage and handling of dangerous goods in the waste industry aims to assist understanding and assessment of the risks associated with handling dangerous goods waste. Information Sheet here

Product Highlight: Dangerous Goods Stores