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| 23 January 2023

Penetration Resistant Midsoles: Metal vs Metal Free

Footwear comfort is heavily affected by the type of protective midsole you have. Which is the best for you?

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| 06 June 2022

What do work glove abbreviations mean?

Work gloves shouldn’t be complicated. So what does PU, FN, LC etc mean?

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| 16 May 2022

Cut Resistance Level 5 Vs Cut Resistant Level F

In 2018 the testing method for cut-resistant gloves changed. And cut resistance went from numbers to letters.

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Editorial | 07 April 2022

Does your tactical footwear protect you against bloodborne pathogens?

There’s something that is overlooked by many manufacturers: Is their tactical footwear resistant to bloodborne pathogens?

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Editorial | 23 February 2022

5 things to consider when choosing hi-vis

What do the different colours mean? And, what hi-vis should you be wearing?

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