Hand protection: understanding EN 388 Protective Gloves against Mechanical Risks

Hand protection: understanding EN 388 Protective Gloves against Mechanical Risks

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When you’re buying safety gloves that protect against mechanical risks for employees at your company, it’s your responsibility to make sure that they have the right ones. This means understanding the EN 388 safety standard. The following is designed to help you do this. Safety gloves that carry the EN 388 symbol protect hands against […]

When PPE and protective clothing are your employees’ uniform

When PPE and protective clothing are your employees’ uniform

Posted Posted in Health and safety management, PPE and safety workwear suppliers, PPE design and development, PPE procurement and online management, Safety workwear and uniform design, Workwear embroidery, workwear logos and heatseal

When employees work in roles that require protection against hazards, the appropriate safety workwear is imperative. For some, this may involve head-to-toe protective safety clothing. Yet working in behind-the-scenes positions doesn’t mean that those employees don’t need to be recognisable as a member of your organisation too. Safety workwear should also be considered a company […]

What to look for in a supplier of PPE and workwear

What to look for in a supplier of PPE and workwear

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Streamlining processes can be one of the best ways for health and safety and procurement managers to save time and money. Contego Safety Solutions makes the procurement of PPE and workwear simple and straightforward by offering a single supplier solution that meets all of safety and workwear requirements. Visibility of spending and buying patterns We […]

3 advantages to streamlining your PPE and workwear supply

3 advantages to streamlining your PPE and workwear supply

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Organisations that need to protect their staff from workplace hazards know the importance of finding a reputable PPE supplier that, as a minimum, provides essential equipment that meets the necessary safety and quality thresholds. But this is just the first consideration when you’re considering changing suppliers. More than ever, organisations are looking to simplify their […]

5 essentials to managing PPE and workwear requirements

5 essentials to managing PPE and workwear requirements

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Across a diverse range of industries, the role of health and safety procurement staff is an essential one. Last year, as the coronavirus pandemic accelerated, health and safety staff worked harder than ever to ensure their workforces were safe and protected. We’ve identified five factors that simplify sourcing PPE and workwear and help keep workforces […]

The secrets of success in procuring PPE and workwear

The secrets of success in procuring PPE and workwear

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Anyone responsible for procuring PPE and workwear for an organisation will understand the complexities of keeping a workforce protected against health and safety risks. Here are some insider tips to guarantee PPE and protective clothing procurement success: Work with a single supplier Having a single workwear and PPE supplier that can deliver everything you need […]

Six pain points experienced by H&S procurement staff

Six pain points experienced by H&S procurement staff

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Fully equipping staff with the right Personal Protective Equipment and appropriate uniform can be a challenging task for Health and Safety procurement staff. There are six main pain points they face as they negotiate the challenges procuring and fulfilling the often complex uniform and PPE requirements of an entire workforce. Managing multiple suppliers Workplaces that […]

Heatseal printing on workwear: how to get the best results

Heatseal printing on workwear: how to get the best results

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When it comes to customising and personalising workwear the best method to use will depend on a multitude of factors. These factors include the type of clothing, the environment in which it is being worn, whether its primary function is to be smart and attractive or functional, whether the item is inner or outer wear, […]

Workwear embroidery: how to get the best results

Workwear embroidery: how to get the best results

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Using embroidery to brand workwear with your company logo results in a smart and polished appearance for your workforce. Embroidery is the ideal uniform customisation method to use if you’re looking to project a professional and refined brand image. However, ensuring high-quality workwear embroidery is essential to ensure that it can withstand industrial washing and […]

Workwear logos: what you need to know

Workwear logos: what you need to know

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Customised uniforms with clear and prominent logos serve an essential purpose to enable your customers and members of the public where relevant to see who works for your company, and who to ask for help if they need it. But the value of customised workwear goes beyond merely helping to identify staff – corporate uniforms […]