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PPE May 16, 2016
Arc Flash Protection - Risk Assessment

Arc Flash Protection - Risk Assessment

Risk management: identify the hazards; assess the risk; eliminate, remove or reduce the hazard.

PPE May 14, 2016
Wearing PPE Correctly - A Toolbox Talk

Wearing PPE Correctly - A Toolbox Talk

A toolbox talk on wearing ppe correctly, focusing on respiratory protective equipment and the factors which deter some workers from wearing RPE correctly.

PPE December 14, 2015
Personal Protective Equipment: Why is PPE important?

Personal Protective Equipment: Why is PPE important?

As a last resort, personal protective equipment can mean the difference between going home healthy from work, or suffering injury, ill health or worse.

PPE November 6, 2015
Buying PPE: An Opportunity for Buyers to Make an Impact?

Buying PPE: An Opportunity for Buyers to Make an Impact?

Within the classical procurement portfolio analysis, buying PPE falls squarely within the “Acquisition” quadrant. Vendor choices proliferate, and it is a strong…

PPE May 16, 2015
NIOSH Directory of Personal Protective Equipment

NIOSH Directory of Personal Protective Equipment

Fatalities and injuries among the nation’s workers are substantially reduced with the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and technologies. It is estimated…

PPE May 9, 2015
What is the Aim of the PPE Directive 89/686/EEC?

What is the Aim of the PPE Directive 89/686/EEC?

The aim of the PPE Directive 89/686/EEC is to ensure the free movement of personal protective equipment (PPE) within the Community market by completely harmonizing…

PPE May 8, 2015

Helsinki Chemicals Forum

Helsinki Chemicals Forum, 28-29 May 2015, Helsinki, Finland: The Helsinki Chemicals Forum is an independent forum engaging international authorities, industry…

PPE May 8, 2015
How to Choose the Right PPE

How to Choose the Right PPE

How to choose the right PPE: Once you’ve taken care of the major safety issues in your work environment, it’s time to suit up. But before you choose any…

PPE March 30, 2015
Product Testing and PPE CE Marking

Product Testing and PPE CE Marking

This article sets out to explain the regulatory requirements that must be met in order to legitimately offer a PPE product on the European market. It does not attempt…

PPE June 18, 2014
3M 8710E Dust Respirator

3M 8710E Dust Respirator

3M 8710E Dust Respirator: High quality, FFP1 protection against fine particles. Traditional convex shape, with nose clip and twin strap design keep the respirator…

PPE March 28, 2014

PPE Certification and Testing Series

A new series of articles on PPE certification and testing is on the way to you. We want to ensure that you obtain the latest concise guides to compliance and our…

PPE December 1, 2013

Securing the best quotes on personal protective equipment

What are the opportunities that the purchasing of PPE can present if managed effectively? Well, the first step is to specify the right level of protection by ensuring…

PPE October 30, 2013

Tuff Guyz gloves - exclusively from Guardsman Ltd

Exclusively from Guardsman Ltd – The Tuff Guyz range of cut resistant, anti slip grip & precision gloves which have been specifically designed for working…

PPE October 29, 2013

Black Mamba gloves – a perfect fit for the job

When it comes to hand protection there are 3 important choices to make. Firstly, your hands are one of your most valuable assets so if there’s a tough job ahead…

PPE October 29, 2013

For effective hand protection trust Globus

Globus has established an enviable reputation within the UK and Ireland as a leading specialist in hand and arm protection. From the rigours of heavy construction…

PPE October 26, 2013

Proforce range of head protection PPE

Briggs Industrial Footwear Ltd Briggs Industrial has been trading for over 60 years and has developed unparalleled design capability in the field of PPE. The company…