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The Annual Saga of the School Shoes

The Annual Saga of the School Shoes Every year kids are sent home for wearing the wrong uniform – but it’s not usually a health and safety issue. Every year, at the beginning of September, hundreds (thousands?) of students are sent straight home for failing to wear the correct uniform, having a prohibited haircut or… Read the Full Post

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When fashion and safety collide – the beard debate

When fashion and safety collide – the beard debate Facial hair is hugely popular at the moment – but it may also be placing your employee in danger A quick look out the window proves that the beard remains a must-have male fashion accessory. As we approach peak beard, it is clear that the trend… Read the Full Post

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Suit Up to Stay Safe – How to Choose the Right Personal Protective Equipment

Suit Up to Stay Safe – How to Choose the Right Personal Protective Equipment You can’t deny that safety clobber isn’t eye-catching – it’s even made it on the fashion runways. But joking aside, it’s pretty important to make sure that you make the right choice when you are choosing protective equipment. Did you know… Read the Full Post

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Personal Protective Equipment 101 – Your 8 Most Common Questions

We get asked a whole heap of questions about personal protective equipment (PPE). And it’s good to see the concern!  Looking after your head, hands, feet and body is the bottom line of staying safe, healthy and happy on any work site. You’re always welcome to pick up the phone and put a question to… Read the Full Post

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Should You Be Providing Personal Protective Equipment

If you’re an employer you have to follow your duties concerning PPE: personal protective equipment. PPE is used to help protect individuals from risks that they face at work. There are many different types of equipment that can be used, ranging from helmets to safety harnesses. There are many examples of types of work where… Read the Full Post

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