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  1. How Covid-19 testing kits could be a part of our future

    It goes without saying that Covid-19 has had a huge impact on all of our lives. It doesn’t matter who you are, what you do for a living or where you live. You are going to have felt some changes due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
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  2. What are KN95 masks and how can they help?

    Over the last 12 months, the use of face masks has become an everyday essential for many people, and it is very much now the new normal. There have been lots of different types of face masks produced by many different companies, all of which have attempted to make a comfortable yet secure and protective mask. Some of the leading face masks manufacturers have created masks that have been proven to not be as substantial as others and don’t meet standards and requirements set by professional organisations. KN95 Face Masks
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  3. Face Masks Must Be Worn Or You Could Face Fines.

    The UK government has announced that Face Coverings must be worn on public transport or you could face fines. Our article goes into detail about the law and also the difference between certain face masks. The purpose of this article is to provide clarity.
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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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?

    work clothes on a budget
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  8. 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.

    HSE to clamp down on farms this 2019
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  9. 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.

    velcro invention
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  10. Safety Helmets – The Definitive Guide

    Wearing a safety helmet is becoming the norm for so many workers around the UK. From warehouses to construction sites, the number of those wearing head protection has grown over the years.

    Safety Helmet
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