Telstra Safety Helmet (Hard Hat).
This equipment was collected from the Melbourne Coastal Radio Station after it was closed in July 2002. In addition to communications equipment and documentation, items in general office use were collected in order to represent as far as possible the working environment at the time of closure..
A white plastic safety helmet "Hard Hat", has orange and black ear-protectors built in (attached to sides of helmet), size adjustment strap, webbing and padding inside helmet cavity. Orange and blue Telstra "T" motif on front and back.
Donation from Mr Michael Greenwood, 08/2002
Melbourne Maritime Communication Service (Melbourne MCS), Telstra - Australian Maritime Communication Service (Australian MCS), 1225 Boneo Road, Cape Schanck, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia, 1993-2002
Formerly Telecom Australia, the company was renamed in 1993 under the brand of Telstra.
Front and back: '(Telstra logo)' Under brim: TUFF MASTER III / Protector Safety / MANUFACTURED TO A.S.1801-81
Type of item
280 mm (Length), 295 mm (Width), 240 mm (Height)
Melbourne MCS (Melbourne Maritime Coastal Service) accessed 13 March 2012 [Link 1]