Best Winter Work Jackets 2019
Thursday, 17 October 2019
With the night's drawing in and the temperature dropping, it's time to reach into our wardrobes and find your thermal work gear from last winter. Working in winter poses a new challenge for jacket manufacturers, including the need for high-visibility marks and EN regulations that keep the worker dry, safe and warm.
Here at Workwear.co.uk, we sell plenty of winter work jackets that are perfect for the change in seasons. Waterproof, thermal, hi-vis and comfortable, our range 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.
Portwest S466 Hi-Vis Contrast Traffic Jacket
The Portwest S466 Hi-Vis Contrast Traffic Jacket is a top selling jacket, not least because of its exceptional resistance to water, cold, wind and rain. It is the ultimate jacket for early morning winter work, supplied in a vast array of colours and featuring plenty of pockets for ample storage. Comfy, large and stylish, this user-friendly jacket is perfect for outdoor work, road management, railway maintenance, cold store work and more.
Conditions: Freezing, raining, dark, windy, stormy, cold.
Colours Available: Red/Navy, Yellow/Black, Yellow/Green, Yellow/Grey, Yellow/Royal.
Supertouch Hi-Vis Micro Fleece Jacket with Rain Patch
If you're after a fleece jacket for outdoor winter work, then you can always rely on the Supertouch Hi-Vis Micro Fleece Jacket with Rain Patch. This wet weather jacket that is designed to protect against the elements, with anti piling for comfort and longevity, and an adjustable hem for a catered and secure fit. Two side pockets are ideal for storage, while the comfortable fleece design is perfect for outdoor work.
Conditions: Raining, cold, dark.
Colours Available: Yellow, Yellow/Navy, Yellow/Orange.
Snickers AllRoundWork 37.5 Insulator Vest 4512
If you're after something a little different, then the stylish insulating vest from Snickers might do just the trick for you. The Snickers AllRoundWork 37.5 Insulator Vest 4512 is ideal as a mid-layer or top-layer work vest, offering excellent warmth in chilly weather that is provided by its 37.5 insulation. The Insulator Vest really is the very best of Snickers Workwear, with a high collar that protects against winds, special side panels that prevent overheating, and a lightweight design that provides full dexterity.
Conditions: Cold, windy.
Colours Available: Black.
Portwest PW3 Lightweight Urban Work Jacket T603
If you spend a lot of time on the move, such as if you work in maintenance and utilities, then the lighter and less overbearing Portwest PW3 Lightweight Urban Work Jacket T603 might just do the trick. Lightweight, comfortable and dexterous, this jacket is perfect for getting around town, with the reflective trim adding a small level of visibility to an otherwise dark jacket. Supplied in a few colours, this work jacket is perfect for drivers, construction workers and other works on the move.
Conditions: Cold, outdoors, windy, dark.
Colours Available: Navy/Black, Black/Grey.
Portwest PW3 Hi-Vis Work Jacket T500
The Portwest PW3 Hi-Vis Work Jacket T500 is a comfortable, lightweight jacket for outdoor work, proving well suited to tasks outdoors that demand water and cold protection. A dirt resistant layer makes the jacket well suited to driving and building tasks, where puddles and damp surfaces could prove a problem for most work jackets. The thick lining can keep the cold at bay too, while the orange version is certified for use on the rail network.
Conditions: Cold, wet, dark, windy, dirty.
Colours Available: Orange/Black, Yellow/Black.
Snickers AllRoundWork Waterproof Black and Red Shell Jacket 1303
For damp, outdoor jobs that demand total protection from the rain, we couldn't not recommend the Snickers AllRoundWork Waterproof Black and Red Shell Jacket 1303. This shell jacket offers total protection from water, with reflective properties improving your visibility on those murky mornings. Functionality has been built into this jacket, making it a perfect winter weather jacket that is double layered for extra rain, wind and cold protection.
Conditions: Cold, Dark, Wet, Windy, Rain.
Colours Available: Orange/Black, Yellow/Black.
Comfort and Style This Winter
Our range of work jackets allows you to approach winter with a focus on comfort and style, with warmth, water protection and wind protection guaranteed. If you want to find out more about our range of work jackets, check out some of the following categories:
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