We’re not above self-promotion here, which is why our recent announcement that we’ve secured PTB regulatory approval is great news. But it’s not only good news for us, but also for those who use and rely on our sound analysers.
Casella, a global provider of occupational and environmental monitoring equipment, announced today that its two CEL-62X and CEL-63X sound level meter series have received regulatory type approval from Germany’s Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB).
As the recent formation of a working group constituting all the major players in South Africa’s mining industry demonstrates, the long-term health of employees is being pushed up the agenda.
Fairmount Weather Systems Ltd to manufacture and service Casella’s Meteorological products.
Although industry understands the threats of noise and dust to the health of employees, ensuring the use of effective occupational hygiene monitoring equipment in day to day application is still not as common a practice as it needs to be.
There’s some welcome light breaking through the ‘dust cloud of doom’ that has hung over the South African mining industry despite a very proactive approach to exposure monitoring of its workforce.