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What is the difference between waterproof and water-resistant protective clothing?

What is the difference between waterproof and water-resistant protective clothing?

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Waterproof, showerproof, water- resistant, water-repellent – when it comes to choosing protective clothing that will cope with wet and windy weather, it can all seem a bit of a minefield. Different outerwear offers different levels of protection for workers exposed to the elements, so knowing your waterproof from your water-resistant can make a huge difference…

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How to Make Sure You Have the Right Boots for the Job

How to Make Sure You Have the Right Boots for the Job

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Safety footwear is imperative if there’s any risk of injury to your feet while you are at work. But when it comes to safety footwear it’s definitely not a case of one-size-fits-all. The type of safety shoes or boots you’ll need will be dictated by your working environment – if you work with heavy loads,…

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Best foot forward: foot problems and how to resolve them

Best foot forward: foot problems and how to resolve them

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Uncomfortable feet shouldn’t be ignored, especially when your work requires you to be on your feet practically all day. Minor foot problems can quickly get more complicated, meaning that looking after your feet by wearing the correct footwear for your job and addressing any problems as soon as they start to appear is a priority.…

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What to Consider When Designing a Staff Uniform

What to Consider When Designing a Staff Uniform

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When staff members work on the front line of any business, well-designed work uniforms are an excellent way to showcase a company’s brand. To achieve the best first impression, careful consideration must be given to the design and composition of the uniform, the materials to be used and the way in which it is made.…

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