New Helmet Gives ‘X-ray Vision’ to Firefighters

X-Ray Vision Technology for Firefighters A new firefighting helmet has been designed to give firefighters 'X-ray vision' and help them see in smokey conditions. The device uses augmented reality technology to produce an outline of objects, allowing firefighters to see...

Stressed at Work? Six-hour Work Days Could be the Answer

Less Stress at Work, Less Hours Per Week, Same Money. Sounds Perfect, Doesn’t it? Following a trial in Sweden, where a six-hour work day was introduced to replace the traditional 9-5, companies are starting to question whether shorter days are better for their...

Safety Shoes, Safety Boots | An Important Piece of PPE

The safety shoes you need depends on the role and environment you work in. It Is a common misconception that specific safety work wear is uncomfortable. As well as being highly durable, safety footwear is built to be comfortable for long term wear with added...

Importance of Hi Vis Jackets and Workwear

Why You Need Hi Vis Jackets and Trousers The correct use of high visibility (HV) clothing is a relatively simple and inexpensive precaution to put into effect. It plays a major role in maintaining safety and preventing accidents. Here, we review why HV clothing is...

Top 5 Tips for Keeping Warm in the Workplace

1) Windproof and Waterproof Up In wind chill, people can cause up to 80% of heat loss. Outdoor workers should always have windproof and waterproof clothing to make sure they are keeping warm, but they also need to be breathable. 2) Hats! It is estimated that around...