Regulation requires that head protection must be used be used in hazardous areas, and that a full assessment of the hazards must be undertaken to determine the suitability of the head protection supplied. Our expert guide explains the benefits of the different safety helmet constructions, their uses, and all relevant legislation around applying them to the workplace.
Once the correct product had been selected, the wearer has a responsibility to regularly inspect their safety helmet and replace it immediately when there is damage beyond superficial abrasions or scuffing to the shell. Although not legislated, it is strongly recommended that safety helmets be replaced every five years, although that time period can be reduced with excessive wear and tear.
Cromwell have a wide selection of head protection including all relevant attachable accessories to ensure you are fully protected in your work environment and our expert guide provides you with the legislation and information you need to select the right products.