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Australian Cable Association Member Enhances Workplace Safety

Most industrial environments, and particularly those that require heavy objects to be moved from one process to another, make use of forklift trucks for these movements.  Whenever people and forklifts mix in the workplace there is a need to ensure pedestrians are aware of the presence of these vehicles to prevent accidental collisions and injuries.

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ACI Cable Surveillance Programme

As we near the end of the first full year of operation for the re-launched Australian Cable Initiative (ACI) it is a good time to review some of the work undertaken. A key aspect of the ACI Constitution and Charter is to operate a surveillance programme that takes...

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The Importance of Electric Cable Marking

As part of the Australian Cable Initiative (ACI) surveillance programme, a reel of cable was purchased from an on-line e-tailer for testing. The cable was sold as being compliant to AS/NZS 5000.2 and the sheath marking on the cable also made this same claim. It was...

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