Personal protective workwear comes under the umbrella of PPE (personal protective equipment) and is designed to ensure the safety of you and others using either protective materials or disposable attire, depending on the application. At RS, our range of personal protective wear includes protective clothing, footwear and equipment from trusted brands such as Dickies, 3M, DEWALT, Ansell and our own quality brand RS Pro. Browse our full range of protective clothing and safety footwear below.
Protective clothing exists to prevent injury and harm to all parts of the body including hands, arms, feet and the torso. As a matter of fact, under the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Regulations 2002, it is stated that employers operating an industrial business not only have the legal obligation to provide the necessary personal protective wear but are also responsible for the maintenance of the PPE so that they remain in good condition. For more information on personal protective equipment, refer to our Complete Guide to PPE.
We understand the importance of quality and the legal requirements for protective equipment, so we stock a wide selection of protective clothing to ensure we can provide items to meet your specifications. Our range includes:
Beyond personal protective clothing and wear, we also offer a comprehensive range of protective footwear products that offer great protection in the form of safety shoes, safety trainers, safety boots and wellingtons
As one of the world’s leading distributors of electronics, automation and control components, as well as protective equipment, you can rest assured that RS will deliver on all your personal protection needs. With an extensive range of products available in stock, fin