VTECH Footwear

Monday, 18 March 2013 15:02:13 Europe/London

V-TECH was founded in 1998 with a very simple purpose, to provide a range of footwear for work that is...

TO BE ENJOYED NOT ENDURED

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Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Friday, 1 March 2013 10:54:28 Europe/London

Why is PPE important?

Making the workplace safe includes providing instructions, procedures, training and supervision to encourage people to work safely and responsibly.

Even where engineering controls and safe systems of work have been applied, some hazards might remain. These include injuries to:

  • the lungs, eg from breathing in contaminated air
  • the head and feet, eg from falling materials
  • the eyes, eg from flying particles or splashes of corrosive liquids
  • the skin, eg from contact with corrosive materials
  • the body, eg from extremes of heat or cold

PPE is needed in these cases to reduce the risk.

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Jallatte

Monday, 25 February 2013 13:43:49 Europe/London

Founded in 1947 by Pierre Jallatte, Jallatte® is an historic brand in the ​​safety footwear business. Its expertise is the result of years of experience and is the reference point of the European market.

For over 60 years, safety, comfort, well being and design are the hallmarks of a process that has led Jallatte® naturally to take account of the health-related questions linked to wearing safety footwear. Jallatte® completely integrates its ideas on these matters into its products, right from the design phase.

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One in five workers pays for PPE, says TUC

Monday, 22 October 2012 16:32:56 Europe/London

A fifth of workers have to pay for their personal protective equipment (PPE) in some way, even though their employers should provide it free of charge, a TUC survey has found.

More than one in 10 respondents to an online questionnaire said that though their work required them to wear safety equipment, their employer failed to provide or pay for this. A further 9% had to pay for any replacement equipment if their original PPE was damaged.

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Reflective Badges

Friday, 19 October 2012 14:19:29 Europe/London

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RTY Workwear

Friday, 24 August 2012 16:18:01 Europe/London

RTY Workwear is RTY’s standard workwear line. This comfortable, varied range of workwear includes 23 unique styles to suit all of your workwear needs. RTY Workwear is known for comfortable styles that keep workers comfortable, efficient, and safe.

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Tranemo

Friday, 20 July 2012 15:24:47 Europe/London

Tranemo Workwear Tranemo Textile AB was established in 1934 and in the 1960´s was the pioneer in moving high quality workwear production outside of Scandinavia. The company today is an international quality workwear manufacturer and has production outlets in Sweden, Poland, Portugal and Bulgaria.

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Himalayan

Wednesday, 11 July 2012 12:11:57 Europe/London

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Deb

Friday, 6 July 2012 12:09:43 Europe/London

Deb in 30 Seconds For over 65 years, the Deb Group has been establishing skin care regimes for all types of workplace and public environments, spanning industrial, commercial, healthcare and food sectors.

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Janitorial

Friday, 6 July 2012 12:09:10 Europe/London

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