Given the nature of the job, most kiwi construction staff work in dirty, dusty and dangerous environments - but they don't have to! New Zealand's Construction Industry provides lots of jobs - employing around 250,000 people directly and responsible for another 200,000 jobs in 'construction-related' occupations. Thanks to the range of robust and reliable cleaning equipment we have access to, Vacuum Brands can help you or your business operate a clean and safe construction site.
Silicosis is a progressive and deadly disease that causes fibrosis of the lungs from the inhalation of respirable crystalline silica (RCS) dust. There are severe penalties for failing to comply with current Health & Safety legislation in this area. Your vacuums must comply otherwise they are in breach of the law and you can be fined accordingly by WorkSafe New Zealand.