Shoe Covers

Stopping Cross-Contamination with Shoe Covers

January 22, 2019

Cross-contamination can lead to anything from a ruined job, to serious health problems for you or others. That’s why it’s important to take time to ensure it doesn’t happen. Proper equipment, like shoe covers, can help you maintain a clean work environment. Cross-contamination Cross-contamination is a fancy word for when bacteria or other particles are…

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Earplugs vs. Earmuffs: How to Choose the Proper Hearing Protection for your Job

January 15, 2019

There are a variety of ways you can protect your ears from the assault of loud and high-pitched noises at work. Disposable ear plugs and ear-covering earmuffs each have their own role to play in protecting your hearing. Deciding between earplugs vs. earmuffs can be hard because both do a good job of an extremely…

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What Equipment is Needed for a Restaurant Kitchen?

January 1, 2019

Your restaurant kitchen may be immaculate, but if you don’t protect each employee with the proper measures, your customers will suffer. The top three pieces of protective equipment needed for a restaurant kitchen are proper gloves, headwear and protective clothing. The top 3 pieces of protective equipment for a restaurant kitchen 1. Proper gloves Working with food…

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How to Maintain Your Safety Gloves

December 25, 2018

You probably bought those new, suede safety gloves with the intention that they would last for some time. But now they’re all stiff with dirt and grime, making them about as useful as a pair of woollen mittens. You could go out and buy a new pair, which would make things easier, but buying a…

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Different Types of Safety Glasses

December 18, 2018

There are as many different types of safety glasses as there are eyes. Some offer anti-fogging capabilities and some are tinted to allow for sun protection. But every pair should do one job, and one job well: protect your eyes from damage. Because safety glasses are so different from one another, it’s important to understand…

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Do You Need Coveralls to Weld?

December 11, 2018

While welding coveralls are a great option to keep you safe while you’re welding, they are not the only, or even in some cases the best, option out there. No one should be welding in a t-shirt and shorts. That’s just an open invitation for sparks to get between your body and your clothing, causing…

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Pharmacist putting on his shoe covers at the laboratory

Disposable Shoe Covers or Reusable? Deciding which shoe covers are right for your industry

November 29, 2018

There are many great reasons to wear shoe covers. However, once you’ve made up your mind to use them, you need to decide whether you’ll use disposable shoe covers or reusable shoe covers. If you can’t quite make the decision yet, sit down and consider why, exactly, you need shoe covers. For some, like renovation…

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How to Choose the Best Safety Coveralls

November 19, 2018

There are as many different coveralls as there are hazards on the job site – sometimes even more, as coveralls need to encompass many different combinations of hazards. With such a wide variety of coveralls to choose from, it can be difficult to find the coveralls which best suit your job and your industry. To…

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concrete worker with safety gloves

What types of safety gloves are best for my job?

October 26, 2018

We’ve all done it – picked up a cheap random pair of gloves because it was easy. Whether you’ve tried cotton gloves for fencing, leather gloves for chemical work or even flammable gloves for welding, you’ve dealt with the consequences – from injury to running through gloves in an hour. Whatever the reason (be it…

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Work King Coveralls

What are the different types of safety coveralls?

August 16, 2018

For many jobs, safety coveralls are an important part of a worker’s PPE (personal protective equipment). Whether dealing with sparks, solvents, acids, oils, blood and bodily fluids, or a variety of aerosols, coveralls keep workers clean, happy and safe. But, with such a wide range of health risks, no coverall has the ability to keep…

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