Get the right boots for the job with ATOM Safety's guide to selecting safety boots. If you're still not sure what boots you require, reach out to the ATOM Safety team for assistance. Fastening Pull On
Pull on boots feature elastic sides that stretch to allow the boot to be easily pulled on off. The loose sides are convenient but provide very little ankle support. Lace-Up
Lace-up boots enable you to get the best tension possible. If laced correctly they provide good ankle su
When Should You Wear Eye and Face Protection?
Impact rated eye or face protection must be worn whenever there is risk of an outside contaminant, whether it is visible or not, making contact with the eye or face and causing damage. Projectiles, dust, chemicals, heat and extreme light can all potentially harm the eye. Examples of when impact rated, eye protection must be worn are: During sawing, chipping, grinding, machining or drilling When there is potential exposure to chem
Before choosing the right safety vest for your working conditions it’s important to understand the difference between day and night safety vests. All safety vests increase the visibility of the wearer to those around them and are a form of personal protective equipment (PPE). High visibility (or hi-vis) vests are particularly important for workers that operate around moving machinery and vehicles, such as those working in shipyards, airports, warehouses, railroads, constructi
Hands are one of the first body parts that are unknowingly put at risk every day, so selecting a glove that is going to allow you and your team to do the job efficiently is very important. We all work in different environments and deal with different hazards. Therefore, the requirements for each job are different. Each job or task requires a risk assessment in order to help determine the most suitable glove. Once this is done, you are faced with a large range of possible glov