Mark Johnstone

Mark Johnstone

Mark Johnstone joined JSP Group in 1999 and became Chief Executive in 2006. JSP is Europe’s leading manufacturer of “above-neck” PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) and TM (Traffic Management) products. The implications of COVID-19 are, and will be, far reaching for this sector in the widest sense. What do you think will happen over the next…

Midas Safety Sri Lanka Joins Fight Against Covid 19 by Donating 1.25 Million Medical Gloves

(Midas Safety Sri Lanka handing over 1.25 million medical gloves to Hon Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa) From Daily Mirror OnLine. Midas Safety Sri Lanka, one of the world’s leading industrial safety glove manufacturer, recently donated 1.25 million medical gloves worth Rs. 12 million to the Government of Sri Lanka in support of the country’s efforts…

Working women in working men’s clothes

South Africa is seeing an increase in female workers in industrial environments as the traditional barriers of gender-specific roles are being broken down.  However, from a Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) perspective, women are still pigeon-holed with the expectation that they should wear either male or unisex PPE.  There is a fundamental difference in the size…

Forestandarb visit Haix

Haix provide safety boots that covers the areas of: Fire, rescue/medical, workwear, police, military, cross nature, forest and streetwear. Forestandarb.com were lucky enough to have an exclusive visit to Haix in Croatia. They were invited to a series of enlightening presentations given by various key members of the HAIX company including their CEO Mr Ewald…