What’s the big deal with Safety Footwear Standards?

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Trust us you’ll never want to drop a sledgehammer on your little toe whilst wearing regular shoes. Get yourself a pair of safety boots to avoid this scenario. Sounds easy, however there are a few things you should know before buying a pair. The ISO (International Standards Organisation), have put together a set of standards… Read more »

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Diamond Tools Buying Guide

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When it comes to choosing the right diamond tool, there are plenty of factors to think about. With a vast range of different designs and qualities available, knowing your stuff will ensure you find the best tool for the job.   Diamond tools offer a safe, efficient way of cutting, polishing, grinding and drilling a… Read more »

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How to use a beam lifter

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If you want to shift heavy loads safely and securely, a beam lifter is an essential tool. Beam lifters are designed to help you lift and lower weighty items such as beams, ductwork and piping, and understanding exactly how they work – and how to use them properly – is key to getting the job… Read more »

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Safety Tips for Working Outdoors

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It is essential that you consider the risks which could arise whilst working outdoors due to the different weather conditions in the UK. The different environments can have serious effects on your health, whether them kicking in straight away or developing over a longer period of time. Extra risk assessments need to be carried out… Read more »

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Scruffs Speedwork Boot – Steel Toecap – Anti Perforation Sole

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The number of work boots on the market is huge and choosing a work boot which meets the requirements you need can turn into a real chore. That is why we want to introduce you to the Scruffs Speedwork boot, a pair of boots which combine safety performance with immense quality & comfort. The boots have a safety… Read more »

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7 Seasonal Lawnmower Maintenance Tips

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For all but the diehard gardeners, for most of us in the UK the last few grass cutting sessions are upon us, in the next few months the grass growing rate will significantly reduce, bad weather will prohibit us from cutting and the lawnmower will more than likely be placed in the shed for the… Read more »

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What are the most comfortable work boots?

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Once upon a time, choosing work boots was fairly easy, because style and comfort weren’t words that figured much in work boot construction, the criteria was focussed primarily on protection and how long they would last. In the past, style and comfort had no place in the workplace, all that fancy stuff was for after… Read more »

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