Vanguard May Video News

Date: 2/05/2021
What's happening at Vanguard in May

World Day for Safety and Health at Work

Date: 27/04/2021

The annual World Day for Safety and Health at Work promotes the prevention of occupational accidents globally.

Which speed humps should I use?

Date: 18/04/2021

If traffic management and site safety are a top priority for your business then you’ve probably considered how you might manage traffic speed. Signs are a great start but physical aides, such as speed humps, offer a visible and sensory speed deterrent. There are dozens of names for these speed-reduction devices, from speed humps, speed bumps, speed calmers to sleeping policeman, and in this article, we’ll cover their different applications.

10 ways to improve forklift safety

Date: 16/04/2021

Forklifts are a vital tool on worksites and in warehouses, as they allow the shuttling of inventory in an efficient and productive manner. However as the average forklift weighs between 1.8T-2.5T, and can travel at speeds up to 15kmph in New Zealand, it’s important that great care is taken. Forklift accidents cause harm to New Zealand workers every year and damage of products and assets.

Foodtech/Packtech Expo 2021

Date: 13/04/2021

The Foodtech/Packtech 2021 expo is underway! We had a great first day seeing some old and new faces.

Vanguard April Video News

Date: 31/03/2021
What's happening at Vanguard in April

The ultimate comparison between steel and composite road plates

Date: 31/03/2021

Road plates are often used in the civil and roading infrastructure industry to temporarily cover a trench, hole or other disrupted area. In this blog we compare the conventional steel road plates to our composite road plates, to help you decide which option works best when you’re after an efficient, safe and cost-effective solution to cover excavations!

Vanguard March Video News

Date: 3/03/2021
What's happening at Vanguard in March

What Type of Bollards Should I Use?

Date: 25/02/2021

Originally designed for mooring boats, bollards in the modern age have a variety of practical purposes. These short, sturdy vertical posts now play an important role in traffic management, pedestrian guidance and property protection, creating a harmonious flow between pedestrians, vehicles and their environment.

Worksafe Site Traffic Management Guide

Date: 18/02/2021

To prevent potential risks and hazards in the workplace, WorkSafe have release a great resource for Site Traffic Management which can be downloaded HERE