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Considerations When Buying Hi Vis Workwear

hi-vis workwear decisionsWhat to consider when purchasing workwear for adverse weather

Equipping your team to deal with inclement weather is key in ensuring that they are able to complete the work required of them fully and safely. If your team work outside, you’ll be aware of the unpleasant challenges they’ll face in trying to complete the work required of them, whilst working in cold, wet weather or poor visibility. Below we’ve listed out everything you need to remember when investing in workwear for you team to protect them in bad conditions. PPE and Workwear is broken down into a variety of classifications including EN471 Hi Vis Workwear

Does it stand the test of time?
One of the key things you need to consider when buying workwear to protect your team from adverse weather is that the items you’re purchasing will stand the test of time. The protective jackets, boots and trousers you purchase will be expected to shield your team throughout days, weeks and possibly months of bad weather. Buying from reputable brands will lead to longer term satisfaction as your products literally weather the storms they are faced with. We stock a large range of Portwest, B-Seen and Helly Hansen Hi Vis Workwear and clothing items which have lasted our customers upwards of 10 years.

Best foot forward
One of the most important items of protective clothing you will need to buy for your team is footwear that remains waterproof in adverse conditions. Leather boots need to be regularly polished and maintained to increase the longevity of their wear and to ensure they remain waterproof. You can also look into modern fabric covered boots made out of water resistant membranes, which is used on boots often designed with thick, rigid soles and steel caps. Dependant on the nature of the work your team will be expected to carry out, will impact the type of boots you want to purchase and the materials they’re made from to protect your feet from the wind and rain.

At Ace Work Gear, we sell tried and tested brands from our trade centre in Glenrothes, Fife, roughly 5 miles from the warehouse near Holyrood. 

We providing expert work gear for you and your team. With many of our customers providing with feed back and first-hand accounts of their own experiences using our workwear, you can be rest assured our products come recommended straight from the industry. Shop our full range of workwear online today

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