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Avonside Group wins Health & Safety Gold Award

Avonside Group has secured the NFRC Health and Safety Gold Award 2020 in the UK Roofing Awards.

More than half of metalworkers admit their tools are not fit...

Fifty-two percent of metalworkers admit they believe the tools they are using are not ‘fit for purpose,’ according to research from FEIN.

The benefits of an integrated safety helmet and visor solution

With the various benefits it offers, demand for integrated head and face protection has never been so high. Contractors have begun to recognise the value of equipping workers with fully integrated solutions and considering this, there is also the hope that the efficacy and safety of PPE is placed firmly at the top of the agenda for purchasing policy. A white paper from safety company MSA Safety explains more.

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.

Stay safe with Snickers Workwear’s protective wear solutions

Snickers Workwear promotes staying safe and comfortable on-site with its range of clothing.

Makita launches 18V Brushless Impact Driver

The tool is said to rank as the company’s most powerful cordless impact driver

LEISTER redefines hand welding

Leister’s UNIDRIVE 500 is a reliable and economical semi-automatic welder that gives the user more automation than hand welding, whilst complimenting automatic welding.

Have you got a head for safety?

MSA Safety has published a new whitepaper that explores the benefits of great head protection.

Stanley Black & Decker joins the BMF

Established in 1843, Stanley Black & Decker is the worldwide leader in tools and storage, with an annual turnover of around $14 billion.

SFS’s introduces new Soter II fall protection system

The system allows users to safely work at height without restrictions to their movement, and significantly reduces damage to the roof in the event of a fall