Safety in the workplace is an area of utmost importance for both employers and employees. It is a legal duty of employers to have the correct safety equipment and signage in their workplace. There are many risks that need to be managed and mitigated depending on the environment and task being carried out, so it is vital to take the time to review your site and the safety supplies that are available to ensure they’re suitable and compliant with any regulations.
We understand how important safety is to everyone and have curated a quality range of site safety products that you can trust when you need them most.
Types of site safety products available
Within our range, you will find common and specialist safety products to help prevent slips and spills, treat injuries and even protect against chemical exposure, to help keep your workplace or home safe and lessen potential risks. We stock items from genuine and regulated brands including 3M, ABUS, Ansell and our own quality brand RS PRO.
Having the correct first aid equipment can help to save lives when an accident happens. We have a wide range of first aid kits, including portable and wall-mounted types. As well as all the items to re-fill your kit including plasters, bandages, eye wash and general first aid supplies.
We offer specialist equipment such as automatic defibrillators for CPR, stretchers for transporting people with injuries and sharps bins to safely dispose of used needles and medicines.
Clear signage is a safety fundamental for any workplace and usually a legal requirement. They’re used to easily convey messaging or give instructions to follow. Popular sign categories include:
- Hazard signs - to warn people of potential dangers e.g electric shocks
- Fire exit signs - highly important signs that indicate where to exit and evacuate during a fire
- Road signs - commonly used on construction sites to control traffic
- CCTV - prominent signs are important not only for security but also for GDPR compliance
Smoke Alarms & Fire Safety
Fires pose a serious risk to both people and the buildings that they can occur in. Having the best fire safety products installed can help offer protection against the catastrophic damage fires can cause.
Our smoke and fire alarms provide a warning as early as possible so that you can react quickly in your workplace. Our range includes optical smoke alarms, ionization smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors.
Fire extinguishers are one of the most important pieces of safety equipment available that should be placed strategically to be readily available in an emergency. Research the classes available to ensure you have the correct type of fire extinguisher for different types of fires.