Chemical Growth Fuels Innovations in Hybrid Cut and Chemical PPE

Chemical Growth Fuels Innovations In Hybrid Cut And Chemical PPE

Workers are speaking loud and clear—with increased cut risks abundant in today’s machinery-heavy workspaces, cut protection can be as critical a factor as chemical protection. The chemical industry is currently experiencing extensive growth. According to the American Chemistry Council, as many of the world’s major economies experience an upturn, the chemical industry stands poised to…

Things You Need to Know About PPE for Women

According to the 2017 edition of the National Safety Council chartbook “Injury Facts” in 2014, 367 women died in the workplace. That same year, women experienced nearly 350,000 injuries involving days away from work. In many cases, having the right PPE could have made all the difference. When it comes to providing your women employees…

UK footwear industry launches new apprenticeship scheme

The manufacturing part of the footwear industry employs 4,000 people – image courtesy of Loake Shoemaker. The new apprenticeship has been designed by employers to be flexible and offers high-quality entry-level training and experience to those interested in joining a highly skilled industry. Created in association with the Institute for Apprenticeships, the scheme will typically…

PCA Vision 2018

PCA Vision 2018 is an exciting creative challenge for students of fashion, textiles and design across Europe. A contest focused on finding the person who will take workwear to the next level. The winner will be the student who grasps this golden opportunity to express their unique creative flair in the most original way. She…