Thursday, 14 November 2019
Learn about Snickers Workwear with this short guide. Created in Scandinavia, Snickers Workwear ensures you can be fully protected from harsh weather environments, ranging from hats for your head, gloves for your hands and boots for your feet.
Thursday, 7 November 2019
A truly global workwear manufacturer, Delta Plus use their expertise in PPE to stay ahead of the game, producing gloves, helmets, fall safety, boots, clothing and apparel, and more. Learn about our Delta Plus range with this short guide.
Thursday, 17 October 2019
Waterproof, thermal, hi-vis and comfortable, our range of jackets stretches from bright hi-vis parkas to thick insulating vests. This short guide gives you a brief introduction to our range, helping you prepare for the winter ahead.
Thursday, 17 October 2019
Working at height is a legal minefield, but as an employer it's your legal duty to navigate this minefield and make the work space safe for your staff. This brief guide gives you a quick lowdown on the law.
Thursday, 3 October 2019
One way to prevent injuries in falls is through fall protection equipment. To help you get to grips with fall protection and to help you understand the law surrounding it, we've created this short Introduction to Fall Protection Guide.
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR) is important as it explains to what level a pair of ear protectors will protect your ears. Learn how to understand SNR, what it means, and what ear protection you should buy with this short guide.
Monday, 7 January 2019 | Admin
This educational guide is here to keep you informed about all the available options when choosing your respiratory protection, ultimately helping you to pick the right one for your work needs and keep you safe at work.
Thursday, 18 October 2018
Working in cold conditions can have a detrimental effect on you, and problems can include your productivity going downwards, your hands becoming sore, or frostbite starting to niggle at your fingers. All of our cold-resistant gloves are tested to EN 511, a European Regulatory Standard designed to certify and measure a gloves resistance to the cold. To help you understand the ins and outs of EN 511, this short guide explains what EN 511 is, what the different numbers mean, and what it means for you when buying gloves.
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
The markings on your safety goggles are important as they signify the hazards your goggles are suitable for, the environments that they can be used in, and the impact speed that they can withstand. On most of the eyewear that we sell here at Workwear.co.uk, separate markings can be found on their lenses and on their frames. This Guide to Safety Goggle Markings explains each code, letter and number in detail, meaning that you can see clearly when it comes to safety goggle standards and regulations.
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
If you work in the glass industry, in fabrication or in foundry, then you'll be familiar with the dangers of heat but before you jump straight in, how do you know what temperature your gloves can withstand, and how do you know if you can trust your gloves at all? EN 407 - protection against thermal hazards - is the glove standard regulation that deals with all things heat. This article explains EN 407 in further detail, making sure that you aren't left asking questions when it comes to selecting your heat-resistant gloves.