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uvex pheos faceguard: An ergonomic design that noticeably reduces strain

Did you know that your neck has to support a weight of four to five kilos, even when your head is in a normal position? The more you tilt…

Why do shoe soles disintegrate?

“What is the service life of safety shoes? And why does the sole disintegrate after a certain period of time?” Many users ask these…

The uvex phynomic Wet Safety Glove brings Great Relief from Dermatitis for Machine Setter

“I can’t praise the phynomic gloves enough. They are the best. I would buy them myself for outside of work and use them for everything,…

World Hearing Day 2019 – “noise-induced hearing loss” occupational disease

World Hearing Day takes place on 3 March each year, when the World Health Organisation (WHO) draws attention to the significance of good…

What is it like living with tinnitus?

Did you know 1 in 3 people get tinnitus at some point in their lives and around 1 in 10 UK adults have tinnitus that doesn’t go away. UVEX…

How do I find the right safety glove for me?

Safety gloves protect our hands against all kinds of hazards: from scratches and cuts to abrasion wounds, which can be caused by contact…

“Colourful PPE” (part 3 of 3): How useful is PPE in company colours – and is that even possible?

A company’s corporate identity (CI) is a bit like its business card. Ideally, the writing, logo and especially colour will be the same…

Twisting, stumbling, slipping: What happens? Why? And what can be done to prevent it?

According to the accident statistics of the German Social Accident Insurance Association (DGUV) from 2016, many accidents are caused by…

“Colourful PPE” (part 2 of 3): Do the (usually blue) dungarees always have to be blue?

Dungarees. Boiler suits. Everyone knows them, many wear them and many have surely asked themselves at least once: how did the blue boiler…