Any professional who bears responsibility for an organisation’s health and safety budget knows how important it is to track the workforce’s use of PPE in order to understand what is being spent and at what rate. But tracking is not purely an exercise in financial control, it is also about ensuring that your team is […]
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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 […]
It’s been a year that no one saw coming. For a business like ours that exists for the protection of workers in roles that involve risk, 2020 has been a busy one. But one that’s come with its fair share of challenges none-the-less. As the year closes, still marred by the uncertainty of what course […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
The acronym ‘PPE’ has never been more widely heard than in the last few months. As the UK workforce makes its way out of lockdown, following the devastation of the Coronavirus pandemic, it has become vital for businesses to ensure the correct Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is in place to keep staff safe and prevent […]
When it comes to improving workplace safety, which approach works best – the carrot or the stick? While there is often criticism of the blame and punishment approach in ensuring health and safety in the workplace, we examine the two methods and ask if punishment is ever a suitable remedy. Why are incentives and rewards […]