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bleed control kit

What is a Bleed Kit, and are workplaces required to have one?

Bleed-control kits include life-saving equipment that can prevent people from bleeding to death while waiting for paramedics to reach a scene. With bleeding, early intervention …

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What to consider when choosing PPE

Are there cultural and ethical considerations when choosing PPE for your workforce?

It’s commonly known that PPE has never been a “one-size-fits-all” scenario. Humans not only vary physically with different heights, shapes, sizes, ages and gender but …

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maternity workwear

Health and Safety during pregnancy, what do I need to know?

According to a study by gov.uk, “the majority of employers (84%) reported that it was in their interests to support pregnant women and those on …

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Menopause in the Workplace

As an employer, what do I need to know about menopause and PPE?

In 2022, women are making up nearly 48% of the workforce in the United Kingdom. That’s probably not a surprising statistic, but did you know …

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Women Workwear

Are you unknowingly putting female workers at risk?

PPE is designed to protect you; however, incorrect or ill-fitting PPE or workwear can put the wearer at greater risk. Improper PPE can be uncomfortable, …

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one size fits all

One-size-fits-all? What to consider when procuring workwear.

We know people come in all shapes and sizes with different needs and requirements, yet traditionally, PPE and workwear have primarily been designed for a …

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Cotton Price Hike

Cotton prices are rising; will the cost of PPE increase too?

Cotton is the world’s most widely used natural fibre for clothing and is a vital material in quality protective wear. However, with cotton prices forecast …

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Treedom Farmer

Stronghold Global announces partnership with Treedom

We have a forest! As of April 2022, Stronghold Global are thrilled to announce our partnership with Treedom and our commitment to plant 630 trees …

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Cold comforts – how to prepare for the depths of winter

A drop in temperature shouldn’t mean a drop in Health & Safety and PPE standards. So equipping your workforce with the right clothing and site …

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Fire safety in the workplace

Fire safety has been high up on the news agenda for the last few years following the Grenfell Tower disaster and the subsequent fall-out over …

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Putting your best foot forward when it comes to PPE

All employees should be supplied with free Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) if they are involved in a task that carries any form of risk. From …

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Eight Tips about Health & Safety at work

The last major piece of legislation around workplace safety in the U.K was the Health & Safety Act of 1974. But that’s not to say …

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It’s time to give inadequate PPE the cold shoulder

The positioning of the UK geographically makes forecasting our weather extremely hard to predict. As a small island, in a temperate climate, at a high …

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Top 6 facts on workplace safety

Safety in the workplace has always been a priority for employers but COVID-19 has pushed it ever further up the agenda. Ensuring employees get home …

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Slips, trips and falls – it’s time to get a grip

It’s time to get a grip!   Accidents by their very definition are events that happen by chance or without apparent or deliberate cause no …

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The Importance Of Specialised PPE and Workwear

It is the duty of employers to ensure the safety of their employees on a daily basis and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) plays a big …

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What do different Hi-Vis standards mean?

Hi-Vis Safety Clothing Hi-visibility clothing is an essential part of a worker’s attire to ensure maximum safety in the workplace. Its basic function is to …

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Things to Consider When Choosing PPE

Even before the deadly and far-reaching effects of coronavirus took hold in March 2020, PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) and safety clothing were essential to the …

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Top 5 Tips on Maintaining PPE

Naturally, we deal with a lot of questions from our customers, on how to select and correctly use the PPE supplies their staff need. Whilst …

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How can I be sure the protective equipment I choose will be right for my workforce?

Employers are legally bound to provide the correct PPE for their workforce to ensure a safe working environment. But the old adage of ‘one size …

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A Head’s up on Safety Helmets

Research shows that a fifth of all fatal and non-fatal injuries in the UK are head-related and head injury is the commonest cause of death …

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Site Workwear, PPE and Hygiene consumables experts make Swindon their new home

Stronghold Global’s commitment to service, quality, and innovation strengthened by move down the M4 corridor.   Leading site workwear, PPE, and site consumables supplier, Stronghold Global, …

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Glove procurement should be handled with care

Safety gloves are safety gloves, right? And as long as your staff has PPE, they’re protected? If only it was as simple as that! Choosing …

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Workplace audits ensure your staff have the correct uniform and PPE for their roles.

We know just how important it is to make sure your staff have the correct workwear and PPE for their individual role within your company. …

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£20 OFF Selected Steel Blue Boots

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Promotions will run until midnight Friday 26th November.

WIN ONE OF THREE FAMILY SEASON TICKETS TO SWINDON TOWN FOOTBALL CLUB

Stronghold Global is looking for local heroes of the pandemic…