WISE Worksafe Blog

Category: Ppe

Could Safety Footwear Be Causing Your Workers Harm?

15 Jul 2019
Numerous studies have found that those who wear safety shoes for long periods have one or more foot problems. Safety footwear can also cause other health-related issues, such as back pain and injury, as well as poor concentration and an increased danger of accidents. Find out more about the risks of poor safety footwear and how you can make sure your workers have appropriate footwear that keeps them safe and healthy.

The Importance of Female-Fit Workwear & PPE

26 Apr 2019

Regardless of the proportion of women working in any industry, they still have the same need for work clothing and PPE that fits correctly. Read more about how to keep your female staff smart and safe.

5 Ways to Motivate your Team to Wear PPE

15 Mar 2018
For a number of different reasons many workers are reluctant to use the correct PPE, or may even point blank refuse to wear it at all. This situation is undoubtedly a stressful one for those trying to enforce compliance, so we’ve taken the time to compile the top 5 ways in which you can motivate workers to wear the correct PPE.

The Gender PPE Gap: Keeping Female Employees Protected

14 Aug 2017

With a RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) study finding that almost a third of women in construction in the UK believe their career has been held back due to inherent sexism, the construction industry is continuing to face an equality crisis.