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  • Be proud of your trade 30 November 2017

    In our recent summer edition of Plumbing Connection we launched our Plumbing Industry Infographic poster, which demonstrates this industry in a new light. This poster makes a great talking piece to have on the wall of your office, boardroom or lunchroom. But ... Continue Reading

  • Improved water rating website 27 November 2017

      ​An improved water rating website for WELS products has been launched which features a plethora of updated information while not changing the functionality. The new design and content has been developed to make it easier for plumbers, suppliers, specifiers and ... Continue Reading

  • SafeWork NSW cracks down on unsafe tradies 24 November 2017

    SafeWork NSW has released a statement reminding tradies to use proper safety measures at work as Asbestos Awareness Week kicks off in NSW. SafeWork released the statement after receiving reports of incidents, including one earlier this year where tradies ... Continue Reading

  • Connection Magazines announces magazine distribution program with TAFE NSW 23 November 2017

    Connection Magazines, the publisher of Plumbing Connection, Electrical Connection and Building Connection magazines, has announced a new magazine distribution program with TAFE NSW. The distribution program will see 50 colleges that teach building, plumbing or electrical services receive ... Continue Reading

  • Saniflo Australia awarded 6-star WELS rating for its Sanicompact C43 ECO 22 November 2017

    Saniflo Australia has announced it has been awarded the first and only 6-star WELS rating for a toilet for its Sanicompact C43 ECO. The Sanicompact C43 ECO is an all-in-one macerating toilet suite that uses 1.8L/3L of water per dual ... Continue Reading

  • Enware to broaden colour range of VP Levers 17 November 2017

    Enware will be releasing the VP Lever in a variety of colours to provide greater palette for design and application needs as well as integrating strong colours with a product that is simple to use, intuitive and familiar. The black ... Continue Reading

  • Guide to fit testing respiratory masks 17 November 2017

    The correct fitting of respiratory protective equipment (RPE) is critical to make sure a tight seal is made around the face which means the respirator is able to prevent contaminants. However, facial hair such as stubble, beards, moustaches and sideburns, long ... Continue Reading

  • Don’t rush or you risk becoming a workplace statistic 17 November 2017

    As Victoria enters a dangerous time of year, WorkSafe is encouraging employers and workers to focus on safety. According to WorkSafe statistics, more Victorian workers die in the weeks leading up to Christmas than at any other time of year. Over ... Continue Reading

  • WWETT Show 2018 in Indiana 16 November 2017

    The WWETT Show – Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport Show – is the world’s largest annual trade show for wastewater and environmental service professionals. The event offers an unmatched educational program, a full slate of live demos, an ... Continue Reading

  • Research finds 75% of construction workers suffering hearing loss 15 November 2017

    A leading Australian audiologist, Dr. Ross Dineen, says construction workers regularly experience noise levels up to six times the legal exposure limit and up to 75% are developing tinnitus or permanent hearing loss as a result of their job. Ross and ... Continue Reading