Snickers launches new stretch work shorts

The new AllroundWork and FLEXIWork shorts are great for working in the warmer months, as they deliver flexibility and comfort, and come in a body-mapping design in a range of new colours including hi-vis options.

Dickies puts your hero tradesperson in the spotlight

The workwear brand is encouraging anyone who knows a tradesperson who is working hard to deliver essential projects during the coronavirus outbreak, such as emergency roof repairs, to share their stories on social media

WernerCo welcomes at work at height guidance

WernerCo has welcomed new safety guidance published by the Access Industry Forum, as falls from height continue to increase. 

Snickers LITEWork working clothes for the summer

The innovative new quick-drying fabrics in this lightweight workwear make them a must for the summer months.

Snickers’ new LiteWork trousers feature detachable holster pockets

Snickers Workwear’s hi-tech fabrics and body-mapping designs give plenty of scope for every professional craftsman and woman to stretch their performance on site comfortably.

ACER announces new rebrand

Construction marker brand ACER rebrands its name to ‘TRACER’ as of April 6 to address the increasingly important need for a less conflicting brand name.

HSE report questions effectiveness of tool manufacturers’ dust systems

An independent report by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has called into question the effectiveness of tool manufacturers’ dust extraction systems.

Hilti to make landmark office move to iconic Manchester location

Multinational construction equipment company Hilti is moving its British Head Office to Manchester’s newest neighbourhood, Circle Square on Oxford Road.

Working at height safely and securely

According to figures from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), over the last five years there has been an average of 36 construction-related fatalities to workers and five to members of the public. Almost 50% of deaths over the same five year period were due to falls from height.

New visual checklist sets out the 10 steps to trussed rafter...

Housebuilders and building contractors are set to benefit from simple new visual guidance designed to help them comply with health and safety regulations when working with trussed rafters on site.