Workers wearing Hi Viz clothing are identified 3 seconds faster than those who do not wear Hi Viz Clothing. Unlike the majority of other safety apparel, high visibility gear is intended to deter danger rather than defend against it. High visibility apparel is necessary for personnel to be extremely visible, virtually acting as beacons. As a result, there are fewer workplace accidents and injuries because operators are much more aware of neighboring workers. Common High visibility clothing […]
Before we wrap up this women’s History month we would like to celebrate an exceptional Business leader Yvonne C Munyikwa recently awarded by Zimbabwe CEO’S Network in recognition of outstanding contributions to the business economic development of Zimbabwe. Makorokoto .
If you don’t work in an industry that requires refrigerated storage, the term ‘freezer gloves’ may not mean much to you. If you have worked in the freezing temperatures of cold storage before, however, you’ll know how vital they are in staying warm and comfortable. This article will clarify 10 key questions you may have […]
Safety glasses and goggles have come a long way. They don’t just protect the eyes from flying particles or impact; they also help reduce eye fatigue. Sometimes all you need is a clear lens, but when there are multiple light sources, high light intensity or other hazards then you need a specific lens. If it’s […]
Don’t take your eyes for granted. Take these easy steps to keep your peepers healthy. Eat WellGood eye health starts with the food on your plate. Nutrients like omega-3 fatty acids, lutein, zinc, and vitamins C and E might help ward off age-related vision problems like macular degeneration and cataracts. To get them, fill your […]
You must make sure that respiratory protective equipment is suitable for the hazards in the area where you are working. You can then decide the types of equipment you need to use (see the next section). To find out whether the equipment is suitable, you should ask: Is the atmosphere safe to breathe without respiratory […]
We advise all businesses who have employees or contractors undertaking welding activities, to take immediate action and assess if their current respiratory protection is appropriate. Follow our eight-step approach to protecting your employees and contractors against the mutagen effects of welding fumes. 1. Be responsible. Conduct a risk assessment and check if your ventilation system […]
Prevention is the best medicine, and working to keep your lungs healthy is much more efficient than trying to repair them after something goes wrong. To keep your lungs healthy, do the following: 1. Stop smoking, and avoid secondhand smoke or environmental irritants.2. Eat foods rich in antioxidants.3. Get vaccinations like the flu vaccine and […]
In many cases women requiring personal protective equipment are forced to ‘made do’ and wear equipment designed for men. A woman with a small face wears the googles available in the shop. the gaps they leave at her temples allow flying debris from her machine to enter her eyes.
Women’s PPE is an actual thing! Here are 5 Facts you need to know.With more women in the workplace performing jobs that require personal protective equipment (PPE), a line of PPE designed specifically for women is long overdue. 1. Women Are at Risk: When women do not have access to the proper personal protection equipment […]