Utilities Engineering Expands – PPE For Working at Height and with Electricity

As BT expands its Openreach national broadband network, it’s also expanding its workforce across Shropshire, Wolverhampton, Birmingham, Staffordshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire. In fact, according to the Shropshire Star, more than 3,000 trainer engineers are being recruited with a view to mainly deliver the company’s ‘Fibre First’ programme; bringing faster, more reliable and future-proof Fibre to…

What are Metatarsal Safety Boots?

If you’ve been asked whether you and your team wear metatarsal safety boots and you’re not sure exactly which ones to buy, then you’re not alone!  Why wear metatarsal safety boots? Protecting the toes and midsole is important, however, the fragile metatarsal bones; the bones that connect the toes to the hind and mid-foot and…

Ladies Safety Footwear Gets Even Better

Women certainly shouldn’t monkey around with safety, wearing the nearest male safety footwear size in the hope that they protect their feet effectively from hazards. That’s bananas! Rock Fall’s superb Vixen range of women’s safety boots, shoes and trainers reaches new heights, with fantastic, stylish new models now available – Designed using female lasts i.e.…

Laws on Sexist Dress Code – Gorilla Supplies True Ladies Safety Footwear

According to Business Matters Magazine, women are still being forced to wear high heels, make-up and revealing clothing by some employees, a parliamentary report has found. The report claims that current laws to prevent discrimination are not ‘fully effective’. With more and more females entering engineering and industrial sectors, Gorilla Safety Footwear supplies the Vixen…