By Charles Parsons, March 24, 2010
Industry standards for protective clothing to protect Australian workers from being burnt at work, look set to be introduced across Australia.Purchasing Fire Resistant Clothing
By Chris Dixton, Charles Parsons, March 24, 2010
Important points to consider when purchasing Fire Resistant clothing including protection, comfort and value.
Digger Uniform Made in China
By Phillip Hudson, Daily Telegraph, February 10, 2010
Australian soldiers will have to wear uniforms with camouflage material made in China due to Defence cost cutting.
By 3M Australia, December 4, 2009
Electric arc flash incidents are extremely dangerous events that individuals performing live electrical work must take into consideration. Appropriate selection of clothing is an important consideration for the safety of these workers.
By Gemma Jones, Daily Telegraph, October 19, 2009
Women firefighters unhappy about the new yellow shirts which have been issued as they become see-through when wet.
By Charles Parsons, Australian Mine Safety Journal, October 14, 2009
The imminent introduction of fire resistant (FR) fabric standards in Australia means workwear for many is set to change.
Triplets Inspire Group Run for Gift of Life
By Heather Quinlan, Sydney Morning Herald, May 17, 2008
Smarter Clothing got behind this great cause to raise money for humidicribs for the Royal Hospital for Women's (Randwick) Newborn Intensive Care Unit.
One Woman and Six Dress Sizes
By Evonne Barry, The Sunday Telegraph, March 16, 2008
Dramatic variations in retailers' sizing have made official clothing standards worthless as women struggle to determine their perfect size.
Posting a Designer Wardrobe
By Jen Melocco, Daily Telegraph, October 17, 2007
Looks at the dynamic new mix-and-match uniform implemented by Australia Post.
Call to Refashion Sizes
By Jen Melocco & Erica Watson, Daily Telegraph, July 30, 2007
Examines the different sizes used by different brands of clothing, and the lack of an Australian Standard.
Library's All Blacks Are Left Seeing Red - Argument Over New Staff Uniforms is a Hot Topic
By Kay Dibben, Sunday Mail, November 26, 2006
Addresses the importance of selecting a corporate or workwear uniform suitable for the Australian climate.
Approval for Uniform Approach
Southern Star, May 3, 2006
Dr Arthur Poropat explains why a corporate uniform is essential for promoting a positive image.
Bank Makeover All Sewn Up
By Holly Byrnes, Daily Telegraph, April 19, 2006
Explores the benefit of a staff uniform in revamping corporate image.
New Line For Telstra
By Melissa Hoyer, Sunday Telegraph, December 11, 2005
A distinctive new corporate uniform can boost staff morale.
Teller to Smarten Up! Which Bank Has a New Grooming Code?
By Kamahl Cogdon, Herald Sun, December 5, 2005
The Commonwealth Bank has found that a uniform policy can ensure staff are always well presented.
All Those Added Extras
By Kate Southam, Daily Telegraph, January 15, 2005
Today's job seekers are looking for added benefits in the workplace - including subsidised uniforms.
Electric Arc-Flash Protective Clothing
By Paul Hartman, Sigma Six Solutions, Summer, 2004
Explores the arc-flash clothing options avaliable to workers by discussing the available fabrics worn by workers and the associated definitions of arc-flash terms.