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Contego Safety Solutions - 2021 highlights

Contego Safety Solutions – 2021 highlights

Posted Posted in PPE and safety workwear suppliers, PPE news, PPE procurement and online management

As the year draws to an end, it’s fair to say it has been another one which has posed challenges for us all, as the effects of the global pandemic continued. Supply shortages and staff absences increased the pressures put on businesses, but at Contego Safety Solutions, we have been proud to stand firm in […]

Hand protection: understanding EN 388 Protective Gloves against Mechanical Risks

Hand protection: understanding EN 388 Protective Gloves against Mechanical Risks

Posted Posted in PPE and safety workwear suppliers, PPE design and development, PPE news, Workplace health and safety tips

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 […]

How to recycle PPE and protective clothing

How to recycle PPE and protective clothing

Posted Posted in PPE and safety workwear suppliers, PPE news, PPE procurement and online management

At Contego Safety Solutions, our business is about protecting people from hazards at work. But we’re also facing up to the role that we play in protecting our world against the hazards of climate change and waste. Part of this is helping our customers recycle PPE, workwear and protective clothing responsibly when these items are […]

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

Posted Posted in 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

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

Posted Posted in 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

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 […]

How to control PPE and workwear budgets

How to control PPE and workwear budgets

Posted Posted in Health and safety management, PPE and safety workwear suppliers, PPE procurement and online management, Safety workwear and uniform design

Working to a budget is a lynchpin of managing an efficient and profitable organisation, whether within logistics, grounds maintenance, utilities and construction or another business that needs to protect its workforce’s safety. But ensuring staff have all the PPE and workwear they need while maintaining tight controls of spending can take a disproportionate amount of […]

How to track PPE and workwear usage

How to track PPE and workwear usage

Posted Posted in Health and safety management, PPE and safety workwear suppliers, PPE procurement and online management, Safety workwear and uniform design

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 […]

5 essentials to managing PPE and workwear requirements

5 essentials to managing PPE and workwear requirements

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

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 […]

A year of operating safely

A year of operating safely in 2020

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

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 […]