Wednesday, 22 April 2020 | Olivia
Stone carving is both a highly demanding and a highly rewarding art form. A careful selection of tools and personal protective wear is essential for your own safety and for the quality of your work. Following is a breakdown of the best work wear for stone carving and related activities.
Friday, 3 April 2020 | Sam
There is more than colour and style to consider when choosing the right safety helmet. If you want to know about European Standards and requirements for headgear protection, please read our blog for more information.
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
Workplace accidents are a huge cause of loss for UK businesses, but they needn't be with the proper precautions. Find out more about common injuries and how to avoid them with our infographic!
Wednesday, 11 March 2020 | Olivia
Protection from rain, wind and cold is essential for certain jobs. Whether you're working outdoors through the winter or you're employed in a cold store, this blog encapsulates everything you need to know about EN 343 and EN 342 certifications.
Monday, 24 February 2020 | Olivia
Harmful chemicals can cause adverse effects on your health in more ways than just direct contact with your skin. Here we deal with some of the common chemical-resistant standards such as EN 13034 and EN 14605.
Monday, 17 February 2020 | Olivia
Anti-static workwear is increasingly important in contemporary industrial settings, both for protecting workers and for protecting electronics which can be easily damaged by electrostatic discharge. We will cover the two major anti-static PPE standards, EN 1149 and IEC 61340.
Tuesday, 11 February 2020 | Olivia
High-Vis work wear is essential in an exceptionally wide range of professions. We discuss the many high-vis PPE standards and their requirements, including EN ISO 20741 standard, the ANSI-ISEA 107-2015 standard, and the RIS-3279-TOM standard.
Monday, 3 February 2020 | Olivia
Arc Flash standards are simultaneously both potentially life-saving and difficult to understand. Here we explain some of the standard Arc Flash protection certifications, including IEC 61482 and ASTM F1959, so you can better understand what to look for.
Friday, 31 January 2020 | Sam
If you spend your day lifting or working with your hands, you can find your body starting to ache, especially if you don't wear the proper support. Read our guide to find our recommendations for protecting yourself and your body, helping you to stay safe at work.
Monday, 27 January 2020 | Sam
Just because your kitchen staff are working behind closed doors, uniformity, professionalism and respect cannot be forgotten - in fact they're more important than ever. Here at Workwear.co.uk, we know how much chef clothes can benefit your business, which is why we've consulted our experts and selected the Best Chef's Clothes.