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The Hand Protection Blog

What Does AQL Mean?

What Does AQL Mean?

By Gregory Tessier   |   15.05.17

The Acceptable Quality Level (AQL) is an internationally recognised quality standard designed to assess the statistical quality control of products such as medical protective gloves. In particular measuring for the % likelihood of pinhole defects in a batch of disposable gloves.

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CATEGORIES: Disposable Gloves, Health and Safety, SHOWA, Standards

Wearing Safety Gloves in the Machine Shop

Wearing Safety Gloves in the Machine Shop

By Nick Green   |   07.12.16

Is there a case in today’s modern heavy engineering environments - with a growing emphasis on fully enclosed, computer operated machinery - to rethink the use of technical safety gloves?

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CATEGORIES: Chemical Resistance, Cut Resistance, Health and Safety, SHOWA

The Benefits of Engaging With Glove Wearers

The Benefits of Engaging With Glove Wearers

By Andy Nicholls   |   01.11.16

In our experience one of the major success factors in developing a truly effective and meaningful hand protection programme is proactively engaging with workers and actively taking them with you on the safety process.

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CATEGORIES: Health and Safety

5 Reasons to Review Your Hand Protection

5 Reasons to Review Your Hand Protection

By Nick Green   |   05.08.16

If you have the chance to improve health and safety within your business, then why wouldn’t you? We’re giving you 5 reasons why you should consider reviewing your hand protection requirements…

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CATEGORIES: Case Studies, Health and Safety

Increase Your Company's Productivity by Minimising Stoppage Time

Increase Your Company's Productivity by Minimising Stoppage Time

By James Scutter   |   14.06.16

The right hand protection solution can add significant productivity gains. And the more productive your staff are during working hours, the better.

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CATEGORIES: Health and Safety, Infographics

Infographic: Explaining TEMRES Technology

Infographic: Explaining TEMRES Technology

By Steve Shale   |   23.05.16

The innovative TEMRES technology from SHOWA combines waterproofing and breathability for a more comfortable glove wearing experience.

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CATEGORIES: Breathability, Infographics, SHOWA, Videos

Construction Gloves for Safety-Conscious Laing O'Rourke

Construction Gloves for Safety-Conscious Laing O'Rourke

By Steve Shale   |   04.03.16

With over 3000 glove wearing employees, Laing O’Rourke Middle East has a significant responsibility to ensure the safety of their workforce, therefore a range of high quality construction gloves from the Globus portfolio were chosen for their construction engineering and manufacturing ​site teams.

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CATEGORIES: Case Studies, Health and Safety, SHOWA, SKYTEC

10 Reasons Why SHOWA 306 is the Perfect Grip Glove for Openreach

10 Reasons Why SHOWA 306 is the Perfect Grip Glove for Openreach

By Steve Shale   |   27.01.16

Lawrence contacted us to say just how much he values the SHOWA 306 fully coated latex glove and here are the top 10 reasons why he thinks it’s the perfect grip glove for him as well as all outdoor workers.

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CATEGORIES: Breathability, Health and Safety, SHOWA

Infographic: What is Standard EN374:2003?

Infographic: What is Standard EN374:2003?

By Steve Shale   |   20.01.16

In this infographic we explain how chemical resistant gloves are tested as part of standard EN374:2003 and what the pictograms mean that are used to depict the results.

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CATEGORIES: Chemical Resistance, Infographics, Standards

SHOWA Waterproof Thermal Gloves Help Create Amazing Ice Sculptures

SHOWA Waterproof Thermal Gloves Help Create Amazing Ice Sculptures

By Steve Shale   |   11.12.15

We visited Hamilton Ice Sculptors in London to find out why the SHOWA 477 is the perfect glove for them.

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CATEGORIES: SHOWA, Thermal Gloves, Videos

Wave Goodbye To Sweaty Hands

Wave Goodbye To Sweaty Hands

By Nick Green   |   01.12.15

The SHOWA 381 has been designed with a specially-engineered liner that enhances breathability and increases the evacuation of any moisture from the hand. This amazing feature is thanks to SHOWA’s revolutionary Microfibre yarn liner and the moisture vapour permeation properties of the SHOWA nitrile.

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CATEGORIES: Breathability, Health and Safety, SHOWA

Don't Make Your Workforce Change Gloves with the Weather

Don't Make Your Workforce Change Gloves with the Weather

By Perry Salter   |   12.10.15

Perry Salter, Regional Sales Manager at Globus, discusses how changes in weather conditions can have a massive impact on the daily tasks of those working outdoors.

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CATEGORIES: Breathability, SHOWA, Videos

Standard EN 388 is changing - What you need to know

Standard EN 388 is changing - What you need to know

By Steve Shale   |   08.09.15

EN 388:2003, the standard that determines a protective glove’s performance against mechanical hazards, is changing – specifically in relation to cut protection performance.

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CATEGORIES: Cut Resistance, Standards

Nicola Groves Talks To Us About Her Experience With SHOWA 330 Gloves

Nicola Groves Talks To Us About Her Experience With SHOWA 330 Gloves

By Nicola Groves   |   05.08.15

Nicola Groves, a British Sailing Team member training for the 2016 Rio Olympics takes time out of her intensive training schedule to talk to us about her experience with SHOWA 330 gloves

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CATEGORIES: SHOWA

How to Safely Remove Disposable Gloves

How to Safely Remove Disposable Gloves

By Steve Shale   |   29.06.15

Do your colleagues know how to remove their disposable gloves safely? A simple task, one might think, but it’s not a straightforward procedure. One wrong move could end up with damage to the skin, not to mention contaminating the immediate surroundings! Therefore it’s really important to know how to remove gloves safely.

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CATEGORIES: Disposable Gloves, Health and Safety, How To, Videos

Biodegradable Gloves for World Environment Day

Biodegradable Gloves for World Environment Day

By Steve Shale   |   05.06.15

Every year, the United Nations Environment Program promotes its World Environment Day (WED) to raise global awareness and encourage people to take positive action in order to protect the environment for future generations. This year the theme is ‘Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care.’

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CATEGORIES: Environment, SHOWA

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