Prioritising Safety in the HVAC & R Industry

Prioritising Safety in the HVAC & R Industry

HVAC & R Industry Guide to Workplace Safety 2017/18 – Released

HVACWorkers in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration industry are exposed to a number of risks on a daily basis. Therefore, being proactive about safety and understanding WHS obligations is essential to maintain health and safety – so that workers can return home the same way they left it, without injury.

Pro-Visual Publishing, in partnership with the Air Conditioning and Mechanical Contractors’ Association of Australia (AMCA), has released the latest edition of the HVAC & R Industry Guide to Workplace Safety, with interactive Augmented Reality (AR) capabilities. This essential resource covers a range of topics, including:

· Planning, developing and implementing a Safety Management System (SMS).

· Handling refrigerants and leaks.

· Hazards associated with working at heights.

· Airborne hazards from HVAC&R systems.

· Labelling the contents of pipes, conduits and ducts.

The Augmented Reality (AR) components of the guide also provide a window to further resources and information, which users can access by simply scanning over any AR capable content using the free Pro-Vis AR app.

“I would like to thank all the sponsors of the HVAC & R Industry Guide to Workplace Safety 2017/18. Their support has made it possible for the Guide to be distributed free of charge.”

John Hutchings, CEO, Pro-Visual Publishing.

Pro-Visual Publishing is a group of dedicated professionals providing wall-mounted health, wellbeing and safety guides to over 40 different industries. For more than 20 years, we have been the leading specialists in this market. We aim to continually engage and educate via up-to-date information and interactive resources, with the overall motivation being to ensure greater heath and safety outcomes.

For further information, or to obtain additional copies of the Guide, please call (02) 8272 2611,

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For media enquiries or images please contact Deanna Davenport at Pro-Visual Publishing on (02) 8272 2611 or

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