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  1. What Are Steel Toe Cap Boots? - The guide to safety footwear

    Steel toe cap boots (also known as safety boots, steel-capped boots, industrial boots and much more) is a type of protective footwear that is part of the PPE range. These boots are designed to protect your toes from the falling object and a large amount of pressure, usually made from the steel the toe cap is fitted into a safety boot that some time has other features such as anti-slip amongst others. This article compares steel toe boots and composite boots as well as the protective properties assigned to them.

    Guide To Safety Footwear
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  2. All There Is To Know About Work Trousers

    Work trousers come in a wide range of styles for a wide range of uses. Read on to learn all that there is to know about this essential piece of Workwear... All There Is To Know About Work Trousers
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  3. Winter PPE: Why is wearing cold protection important?

    Winter can be a difficult time when working outside, the cold wet conditions can cause more hazards than you would initially expect. Simple tasks can become difficult if the correct cold protection is not being worn.

    Cold Protection
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  4. The Best Place to Buy Work Clothes on a Budget

    Many people are looking to cut costs as the economy faces uncertainty. The rising cost of living and rent has reduced disposable income for a lot of families. The uncertainty leaves people wondering - where is the best place to buy work clothes on a budget?

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  5. HSE to clamp down on farms this 2019

    HSE and the UK government announced that they would be cracking down this year on farms. This is to ensure that they have adequate health and safety procedures in place.


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  6. How does Velcro work?

    Velcro is the brand name of a fastener used in clothing. This popular fastener is less commonly known as Hook-and-loop fasteners. You may find these fasteners on trainers and pockets as well as on other attire. This article highlights the use of velcro and also the story of how it came to be.

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  7. The Site King guide to Eye Protection

    Eye protection comes in a range of types, styles, colours and protective qualities. In this article, we will look at the various types of eye protection alongside some of the laws and regulation that govern it.


    Eye Protection
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  8. The ultimate guide to ear protection

    Wearing ear protection can make the difference between being able to hear perfectly and being deaf. Therefore, it’s important to understand them correctly. When compared to other types of PPE, ear protection is one of the easier types to understand, however, it still comes attached with its own confusing symbols.


    The ultimate guide to ear protection
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  9. Are you allowed to wear shorts at work?

    We all understand that wearing trousers in the heat of summer is uncomfortable at the best of time. No matter the style, material or thickness, trousers only add to the heat, and when working outside this is only exaggerated.


    Are you allowed to wear shorts at work?
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  10. The tradesman guide to work gloves

    Struggling to choose the right work gloves? You are one of many who find all the symbols and numbers too confusing.

    The tradesmen guide to work gloves
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