Increase in Global Spending for Mining Explorations to Improve Adoption of Personal Protective Equipment

Growth in mining PPE sector revenues to be driven by Latin America and Asia-Pacific markets, finds Frost & Sullivan Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis of the global mining industry personal protective equipment (PPE) market reveals that the sector is set to garner revenues in excess of $3.4 billion by 2023, registering a CAGR of 4.1% from 2018. Rising global demand for natural…

Helicopter-crew helmet provided by ESG

ESG Elektroniksystem- und Logistik-GmbH (ESG) was recently contracted by the Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw) to provide the future ‘standard fliergerhelm hubschrauber-besatzung (SFH) / standard helicopter-crew helmet’. This will begin the gradual replacement of the pilot’s helmet previously used by the German Armed Forces and utilised in various set-ups…

Duckworth introduces military PPE legislation

Illinois Senator, Tammy Duckworth, is working to ensure that female members of the military are equipped with proper fitting and functioning personal protective equipment (PPE). Along with Iowa Democrat Joni Ernst, Arizona Republican Martha McSally and Democrat Richard Blumenthal, they have introduced legislation that aims to improve troop readiness and effectiveness. They address issues of…

PPSS Group launch next-generation body armour offering previously unthinkable levels of protection

PPSS Group’s next generation of high-performance body armour is taking personal protection to a completely new-found level. Made from Auxilam™, a unique carbon fibre composite material, this latest body armour will protect the wearer from even the most vicious and brutal types of edged weapons and shanks imaginable.  Utilising a combination of the incredible strength of…

PCIAW Dickies launch new product

DICKIES GETS FLEXIBLE WITH LATEST INNOVATION

Global workwear brand Dickies is introducing the FLEX Workwear collection, which incorporates new fabric technology designed to enhance flexibility and comfort. The range is launching with two new trouser styles: Universal Flex Trouser and the Lead In Flex Trouser, both of which feature Dickies’ FLEX Fabric, its latest innovation, created to provide optimum mobility and…

PCIAW Message in a boot

Message in a Boot

A firefighter from Essex Fire and Rescue Service had an unusual surprise recently when unpacking his new firefighting kit from PPE manufacturer, Bristol Uniforms. On opening his new boots, Zsolt Nagy came across a heart-warming, handwritten message that made him smile. On the packaging, in his native Hungarian, was written “Sok Szerencset”, which means “Good…