Do you wish ordering PPE would be simpler? Oh yes, we hear you! Those complaints from staff about being uncomfortable in their workwear, or worse, they just don't bother wearing it ... and with so many options on the supplier website, how are you supposed to choose? If that wasn't enough, constant talk of new legislation... and maybe an unanounced inspection from the HSE.
RPE at work - a practical guide
How do you know when your working environment meets the criteria for requiring respiratory protective equipment? and what else do you need to know about providing empoloyees with RPE to keep compliant with the law? What about making sure the equipment is always as effective as it says 'on the tin'? There's quite a lot to be minful of when it comes to RPE...
The next shortage is with the paper supply chain ๐Ÿ“
From toilet roll to computer chips, petrol and now paper; weโ€™ve all got used to reading about shortages in the headlines, especially with the pandemic and Ukraine/Russia war.
Are your employees ready for the warmer weather ๐ŸŒž
Did you know that summer is the peak season for many industries? These include construction, oil & gas, and energy workers, with many of these workers often struggling with rising temperatures on the job. Threats, such as heatstroke, sun exposure, and dehydration, become a reality for your team when working in PPE in the summer.
Don't get caught out ๐Ÿ˜ท
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have issued a new safety alert advising that respirators/masks that rely on ear loops (including those provided with clips, โ€˜snuggersโ€™ or other โ€˜tightenersโ€™) do NOT protect people adequately when used as tight fitting respiratory protective equipment (RPE).
We've launched our Green Range! ๐ŸŒฑ
Why not check out our NEW Green Range - a collection of sustainable PPE, that is not only better for the environment but doesn't cost the earth.
Carbon Neutrality, Carbon Footprint and Insetting โ€“ what does it all mean? ๐ŸŒŽ
Climate change is affecting the world in many ways with extreme weather conditions; heavy rain, flooding, heat waves and landslides all becoming more common.
Protect your employees hearing and prevent hearing loss this Tinnitus Awareness week ๐Ÿ‘‚
As itโ€™s National Tinnitus Awareness week, 7 โ€“ 13th February, it seems more important than ever to talk about how potential exposure to noise especially in the workplace can have serious consequences to your health.
Why should I choose a Powered Respirator such as CleanAir over a disposable one?
Many businesses are using disposable respirators, not only are they a constant ongoing expense with yearly face fit testing, theyโ€™re also contributing to the 53 million face masks weโ€™re adding to landfill each year.
Wrapping up and protecting your employees this winter ๐Ÿฅถ
Different seasons have different requirements for PPE. With the dark and cold elements, ensuring your employees have the correct gear for the job is vital to avoid potential dangers.