Contego is a leading National stockist, supplier, and distributor of safety clothing and equipment
Contego is a major product developer, stockist and distributor of PPE, workwear, safety clothing and equipment, with immaculate procedures in place to suit the growing needs of organisations of all sizes.
Since 1995, our business has gone from strength to strength to meet changing customer requirements as they develop and new technologies evolve.
Using our core processes and procedures, we have expanded over time to service bigger accounts by scaling ourselves to match the needs of larger organisations.
By mixing new blood with the experience of existing staff and an innovative training system, we have confidently found an effective solution to an organisation’s PPE and workwear requirements every, single time.
As customer requirements become more sophisticated and diverse we have also implemented all the latest and most efficient systems and technologies to satisfy the increasing demand.
Our online management system for example, makes full use of the latest technologies to save customers time and money when making their orders.
The Contego range includes quality workwear, personal protective equipment, (safety glasses, respiratory protection, hearing protection, head protection, safety helmets, visors, harnesses), high visibility safety workwear (reflective clothing), safety boots, and gloves.
It’s the little things that count, so our team go to great lengths to get the everyday detail right. Our customers know that they will receive our full attention – without compromise.
We listen so that we can identify our customers’ needs using our knowledgeable and efficient resources. The ethos is one of continual improvement and customer satisfaction creating a broad spectrum of loyal customers.
Our complete in-house garment logo printing and embroidery service, nationwide delivery network, on line order management portal and exceptional customer support ensure we provide the complete offering our customers require.
Contego is accredited by BSiF (British Safety industry Federation) who audit on product compliance and provide training on standards and certification. This means that you can rely on our knowledgeable experts to provide you with not only compliant products, but the “right” products.
You can be confident that you are dealing with a trustworthy company. Accreditations for ISO9001 for quality, ISO14001 for environmental practice and ISO18001 for health and safety are maintained and audited.
ISO9001 is a quality management system that ensures business follows best and correct practice.
Contego is committed to continual quality development and as an ISO 9001 accredited company, we not only manage our quality of service delivery, but we are also audited twice per annum, once internally and once externally. This way it is possible to maintain and improve quality across all departments and job functions.
Because we are very selective with the suppliers we use, we also look for suppliers with the ISO 9001 accreditation. All suppliers are checked against our criteria for quality and consistency.
ISO14001 is an environmental management system that ensures business follows best and correct practice.
Contego is committed to continual environmental responsibility development and as an ISO 14001 accredited company, we take care to ensure that we monitor and improve our environmental performance regularly. The areas we concentrate primarily on are travel, energy consumption and waste production.
ISO18001 is the Occupational Health & Safety standard that ensures a business follows best and correct practice.
Contego is committed to continual safety & health responsibility development and as an ISO 18001 accredited company, we take care to ensure that we monitor and improve our performance regularly. This allows us to not only be compliant with health and safety but provide a mechanism to ensure that best practices are implemented for the care of our staff.
For companies that work on the rail network we hold the RISQS accreditation. This gives you the assurance of knowing you are working with a qualified, traceable supplier that takes your safety and your business seriously. The certificate of verification supplier number is 052195.
We stock brands you can always trust, including many of the most respected names:
- Clothing from Regatta, Gore-Tex, ProGARM and Portwest.
- Footwear from Bata, Goliath, Lavoro, Cofra, Caterpillar, CAT and WEARMASTER®.
- PPE from Scott and Honeywell, BLS, Betafit JSP and Centurion.
A comprehensive range of products from many other top manufacturers is also in stock. Our huge range of choices ensures customers have the very best complete selection available in everything, from waterproof clothing and rail safety, to fire resistant clothing and business wear.
The unique range of – WEARMASTER®, which is a Contego brand, features a selection of safety footwear, hi-vis clothing, workwear and PPE. Contego also holds ProCleanze® as one of its brands, supplying a unique range of high quality, highly effective wiping products.
To keep the nation’s workforce smart and safe by delivering realistic, responsible safety and workwear solutions.
Making safe companies safer, that love working with us..
Respect: – We show appreciation, and offer support freely.
Careful: – We’re accurate and place emphasis on attention to detail.
Innovation: – We think ahead of the game, for a better tomorrow.
Empowerment: – We recognise talent and develop those around us.
Personal Accountability: – We do take responsibility for all our actions.
Focus: – We focus on continually improving, ensuring we deliver real results.
Integrity: – We’re honest to our colleagues, our suppliers, our customers and ourselves.
Teamwork: – We work together with a team approach and share advice and encouragement.
WE LOVE WHAT WE DO
With a dedicated drive and passion for excellence, we stay in front of market trends and get the best products available, ensuring the customer is best informed and protected. We care for your staff, your image, your budget and your company.
As health and safety laws get more complicated, the aim is to give clear advice and information with efficient and cost-effective outcomes. Contego is also committed, where possible, to providing opportunities for the less privileged and making a commitment to the preservation of the environment.
Contego loves to give back to the community, through substantial regular donations to great charities such as Rapid Relief Team (RRT) and a whole product section dedicated to Cancer Research. This advertises the charity and provides regular donations and income. It’s because we love what we do that our customers love the services and products we provide.
What Our Clients Say
“Contego changed my world… They came in cheaper, better quality, SO MUCH FASTER… Nathan’s team are all about what works for you, took all the pain away.
“I rarely bother recommending people because I worry about consistency, but they were consistently ACE!”
Anita Cutts, former Purchasing Manager for Bradford Building Supplies
“I just wanted to say if I had my own company, Julie Hopkins, our account manager would defo be a part of it…..excellent service & feedback ….a massive asset to Contego!”
David Gale – Stores Coordinator, Residents Services – Hillingdon Council
“Very helpful and knowledgeable, the staff at Contego always deliver, even at short notice. Nothing seems too hard for them. Their collaborative, partnering approach to working with us ensures we get the very best products at the best prices.”
Cliff Vanstone – QEST Manager, Rimex Metals UK
“Contego are always very helpful and obliging and the picking up of orders and sending of acknowledgements is always in a very good turnaround time. Most purchases do require Logo printing which is normally delivered within 7 working days. The Wearmaster products are of good quality and at reasonable prices.”
Jo Kirkland – FCC
“The ease in ordering and highlighting any concerns that occur is down to the dedication, professionalism and helpfulness of Katie. She is very prompt with responses and very knowledgeable about all aspects of our account. I hope this continues in the future …”
Gary Tuffin – Stores Supervisor, MEMS Power Generation
“Friendly and knowledgeable, Contego quickly established our requirements and have supplied us with unrivalled customer service and timely delivery. Their easy to use online portal means that the ordering and reporting process is simple and allows us to focus our time on our client demands and contract mobilisations.”
Tim Bicknell – Health and Safety Manager, Just Ask
“I would like to thank Contego Safety for an excellent service with good quality goods. Your safety boots, gloves and hi-vis vests with logo is fantastic value for the price and I hope we continue to do business together.”
Community Payback, Norfolk
“Thank you to all the sales team members for excellent service and helping out on a number of occasions; staff are always friendly and helpful.”
Bill Holmes, Eurotherm
“We have used Contego for many years, the staff are helpful knowledgeable and service has always been of a very high standard. The products always perform as expected, the logos don’t come off and are of good quality”
Mark Quartly, Assistant Operations Manager, Adur & Worthing Councils