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Why Racking Protection Is Important When Working with Racking Systems

Any business that uses a racking storage solution should put special consideration into getting pallet racking protection. But what is it exactly? Why is it important? Read on and find out as Brandsafe shares information on this topic: What Exactly …

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How You Can Protect Employees through Workplace Safety

All people at an industrial work site must be protected from the potential dangers and risks. This guide will show you how to ensure employee safety while on the job through barrier protection and more! The Basic Requirements While various …

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IWS Group Announcement – Anco

IWS Group Announces Acquisition of Anco Storage Equipment Ltd We’re very excited to announce our parent company, IWS Group, has acquired Anco Storage Equipment Ltd, the largest trade-only supplier of storage solutions in the UK. Established in 1991 in West …

What To Use When Armco Barriers Can't Be Installed

What to use when Armco Barriers can’t be installed

The overall footprint of a warehouse is rarely straightforward, creating challenges in managing traffic safety. So, it’s handy to know what to use when Armco Barriers can’t be installed. One of the most widely used and effective ways to meet …

Save On Car Repair Bills With Simple And Cheap Solutions

Save on car repair bills with simple and cheap solutions

Traffic management in workplaces is not simply about compliance with H&S rules. Some vehicle safety measures also help you to save on car repair bills with simple and cheap solutions. It’s easy to think that only organisations dealing with HGVs …

How To Install Armco Barriers: An Installation Guide

How to Install Armco Barriers: An Installation Guide

This short installation guide will introduce you to the tools and steps required to install Armco barriers. We will also briefly run through the context and environment in which installing Armco barriers may be necessary or useful. Where do You …

Speed Bumps Safety: UK Regulations Guide

Speed Bumps Safety: UK Regulations Guide

This blog post will cover the best practice for the installation of speed bumps, and general safety and regulations. Speed bumps are often overlooked but they are essential to ensuring people’s safety. When installed correctly and in the appropriate environment, …

Where In The Workplace Are Handrails Required?

Where in the workplace are handrails required?

The importance of Pedestrian Handrail Systems in the workplace can often be overlooked. However, besides being an essential part of customer safety, they are also a legal requirement. We will run through when and where handrails are required. Slips, trips …

The Top Industrial Safety Products For Your Business

The top industrial safety products for your business

Looking for a safety product checklist for your business? This article will highlight the most important industrial safety products (also known as control equipment) that you need in a warehouse environment.  Industrial safety products help to ensure the wellbeing of …

How To Choose The Right Pedestrian Barriers

How to Choose the Right Pedestrian Barriers

Terminology, ratings and product categories can make choosing the right pedestrian barriers for your workplace challenging. This guide directs you along the right path. The best safety barriers & guardrails are ones manufactured to meet the highest traffic safety standards. …

Workplace Safety 101: The Steps You Need To Take

Workplace Safety 101: The Steps you Need to Take

Finding ways to protect your staff, visitors and workplace safety record is now a fundamental daily business practice. We’ve put together some steps to take to help you foster a safe workplace culture – from simple yet effective workplace safety …

How To Prioritise Warehouse Pedestrian Safety

How To Prioritise Warehouse Pedestrian Safety

HSE regulations on workplace traffic management are clear. So, why do accidents still happen? In this guide, we share tips on how to prioritise warehouse pedestrian safety measures that must be constantly reviewed. The Green Cross Code Man, the King …

What Are The Best Lamp Post Protection Options?

What Are The Best Lamp Post Protection Options?

Sourcing the best lamp post protection options can help you to ‘shed light’ on ways to reduce injuries and vehicle damage when a momentary lapse results in a collision. It’s ironic that though the vertical structures – such as column …

HGV Blind Spots Considerations You May Not Have 'seen'

HGV blind spots: considerations you may not have ‘seen’

Risk assessing the routes HGVs take across your site involves evaluating different weather conditions and times of the day, then responding decisively to avoid or manage HGV blind spots. A third of road traffic accidents in the UK involve someone …

Armco Crash Barriers Buying Guide

Armco crash barriers buying guide

Safety equipment on work premises doesn’t get more vital than traffic management systems. Our guide to Armco crash barriers brings you ‘up to speed’ on preventing vehicle accidents. You might be wondering, what is an Armco barrier? Well, where traffic …

Industrial Safety Products To Prioritise In 2022

Industrial Safety Products to prioritise in 2022

With the start of the new year, now is the perfect time to reassess your industrial safety equipment requirements – get the new year off to a good and safe start with us as we explore the industrial safety products …

Where To Buy Impact Protection In The Uk?

Where to buy impact protection in the uk?

When you think about impact protection, you may not be aware of how important it is. Impact protection is required to prevent wear and tear, damage and accidents in warehouse settings, saving you money in the long run. Why do …

How To Improve Your Warehouse Visibility

How to improve your warehouse visibility

There are some essentials that you need to be aware of when thinking of health and safety within a warehouse environment. One of the most important things to consider is how you can improve warehouse visibility – here, we will …

Car Park Stops   What Do You Need For Each Vehicle Type

Car park stops: what do you need for each vehicle type

Have you thought about your traffic management system? There are some essentials you need for it, such as car park stops. Here, we will look at what car park stops are and what you need depending on the vehicle type. …

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Brandsafe Appoints Global Director to Support International Growth and Development

Brandsafe are delighted to announce the appointment of a senior executive as we continue to invest in our strategic growth and international operations. Carlos Bulla joins Brandsafe as Global Account Director, bringing with him more than 25 years’ experience and …

Warehouse Pedestrian Safety: What Products Do You Need This Winter?

Warehouse pedestrian safety: What products do you need this winter?

Judging from last Winter’s record-breaking rainfall, daylight will be in short supply in the coming months. Making sourcing warehouse pedestrian safety products especially urgent. Workplaces that involve pedestrians, off-road vehicles and trucks in close proximity are difficult to manage in …

Speed Bumps: Where To Place Speed Bumps In Your Workplace

Speed Bumps: Where to place speed bumps in your workplace

Commercial driver training can only go so far in avoiding vehicle accidents on business sites. It’s important to know where to place speed bumps in workplaces, to manage all traffic movement. Vehicle-related accidents in workplaces are still all too common. …

Why Your Business Should Invest In Parking Posts

Why your business should invest in parking posts

No matter how logically laid out your car parking area is, accidents can still happen. This is why parking posts make such a good investment. The most obvious advantage of buying parking posts is that they offer an important traffic …

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Brandsafe Achieves EcoVadis Sustainability Award

INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED SUSTAINABILITY AWARD FOR BRANDSAFE We are delighted to have achieved a prestigious international award for our ongoing commitment to sustainability. The EcoVadis rating agency has awarded Bronze status to Brandsafe in a move that sees us continue to …

Workplace Safety Checklist: 10 Key Areas For Ultimate Safety

Workplace Safety Checklist: 10 key areas for ultimate safety

When you’re busy being productive, it is easy to overlook your H&S priorities. To help, here’s an essential 10 item workplace safety checklist. Regularly making sure that your workplace has all the tools and techniques needed to keep your staff …

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What to look for in impact protection services

This article will help you to understand what to look for in impact protection services so that you can choose the best services for your company. Impact protection is a vital part of any warehouse and getting it right is …

Warehouse Armco Barriers Models: The Right Barriers For Your Needs

Warehouse Armco barrier models: The right barriers for your needs

When it comes to safety systems where traffic and pedestrians meet, Armco barrier models are undeniably the best option. What can be a grey area, is how to site Armco barriers properly, and the correct ones to specify. Wherever HGVs, …

HGV Dock Protection Products: What Your Business Needs

HGV dock protection products: What your business needs

Managing your fleet of Heavy Goods Vehicles – or controlling how visiting HGVs manoeuvre on your site – relies on time-served safety solutions. Including these HGV dock protection products. No matter how carefully you mark the entrance and exit paths …

How Wheel Stops Can Help Protect Your Company Vehicles

How wheel stops can help protect your company vehicles

Halt! Strategically placed wheel stops help drivers to manoeuvre accurately into designated spaces, with all the benefits that provides, as this article explains. If you have never overshot a parking bay – or realised you are straddling the lines in …

What Is An ARMCO Barrier?

What is an Armco Barrier?

From motorways to factories, farms and race tracks, Armco barriers are synonymous with traffic safety management. In this article, we explain what Armco barriers are. Rather than “What is an Armco barrier?” the question should probably be what makes these …

EV Charging Station Set Up: A Guide For Your Workplace

EV Charging Station Set Up: A Guide for Your Workplace

As the Government-backed shift to hybrid and electric vehicles is gathering pace, now would be a good time to understand the steps involved with EV Charging Station set up in the modern workplace. We have created a guide to provide …

IWS Group Announcement – Rack Group

We are delighted to announce that the parent company of Brandsafe, IWS Group (The Industrial Workspace Specialists), has acquired The Rack Group – a leading provider of pallet racking safety, inspection, repair and maintenance solutions. Established for over 40 years …

Safety Bollards: 5 Types And Their Uses For Your Business

Safety Bollards: 5 Types and Their Uses for Your Business

Safety bollards are a simple but effective solution for traffic management and H&S compliance. With a wide variety to choose from, in this article, we take a look at five different types of safety bollards and their functions. Commercial premises …

Products In Focus: Safety Barriers For Your Warehouse

Products in Focus: Safety Barriers for Your Warehouse

In a warehouse, safety is paramount. But how can you make your warehouse a safer place for everyone? Here we will look at introducing safety barriers and how installing these can keep your warehouse more secure. Pedestrian Safety Barriers (SEG+) …

Value Of Protecting Your EV Charging Points From Impact Damage

EV Charging Points: Protecting Your Investment from Impact Damage

Many companies are investing in electric vehicle charging stations at their premises. With commercial units costing well over £1,000, we want to help you avoid EV charging point damage with inexpensive existing products. The deadline for all cars to be …

Products In Focus: Column Protectors For Your Warehouse

Products in Focus: Column Protectors for Your Warehouse

Column wraps, skirts or guards can be sourced cheaply, installed quickly and serve a vital role in warehouse H&S. The potential for column protectors to save you time and money is outlined here. A momentary distraction or misjudgement in your …

The Best Impact Protection Options For Your Workplace

The Best Impact Protection Options for Your Workplace

One aspect of Healthy and Safety compliance with no room for ambiguity or corner-cutting is shielding staff and visitors from site traffic and machinery. We drill down on the best impact protection options, and traffic management and pedestrian protection products. …

Warehouse Armco Barriers: A Comprehensive Guide 

Warehouse Armco Barriers: A Comprehensive Guide

If you’re not already among the many commercial sites using Armco barriers, this guide will demonstrate why this brand leads the sector. It will also answer questions about where you can buy accessories for warehouse Armco barriers. Car parks, loading …

Are Your Safety Barriers Up To Scratch?

Are Your Safety Barriers Up to Scratch?

We’re lifting the lid on the subject of safety barriers, and vital factors that can’t be overlooked. Not least because incorrectly engineered or placed barriers can be more dangerous than not having any at all. Strategically-placed barriers without a doubt …

5 Products That Will Improve Your Warehouse Safety

5 Products for Improving Warehouse Safety

Regularly reviewing warehouse site safety – and sourcing products that fulfil your ‘duty of care’ – serves multiple purposes. Including keeping you operational and avoiding heavy Health and Safety related fines. The likely cost of breaching your duty to employees …

How We Partner With Our Customers To Achieve Mutual Growth And Success

How We Partner With Our Customers to Achieve Mutual Growth

Our UK Strategic Account Manager for Brandsafe, Paul Roehricht, considers the critical role aftersales care and partnership plays in delivering the highest standards of safety and protection in the warehouse and logistics environment.  It should really go without saying that …

Understanding HGV Blind Spots For Better HGV Protection

Understanding HGV Blind Spots for Better Impact Protection

When it comes to HGV protection, one of the most important ways to manage the risk of accidents is to closely examine the potential blind spots around your site. Where are they likely to be, how can drivers manage them …

Introduction To Our Armco Range

What You Need to Know About Our Armco Safety Barriers

There are many good reasons why we recommend Armco products for cross-site safety in diverse warehouse operations in the UK. It’s a brand with a stellar reputation in its field and it has our 100% trust rating. Here’s why. Warehouse …

Brandsafe - Why We're The UK Leading Impact Safety Specialists

Brandsafe – Why We’re the Leading Impact Safety Specialists

As an employer, meeting Health & Safety obligations must always be your top priority. Knowing where to go for expert help and quality safety products can help enormously, which is why understanding what we do at Brandsafe is so important. …

Common Accidents In The Industrial Workplace And How To Avoid Them

Common Accidents in the Industrial Workplace and How to Avoid Them

Common accidents in the industrial workplace and how to avoid them. One wrong move in your workplace could result in an employee being injured, and your production schedule going off course. These leading accident prevention products could greatly reduce your …

Growing Business Safely In The New Industrial Landscape

Growing Business Safely in the New Industrial Landscape

As warehouse and logistics operators continue to ramp up to handle the surge in online shopping, mitigating risk becomes ever more critical for a safer workplace. UK online retail sales have increased exponentially in the wake of COVID-19, with the …

A New Way Of Working In The Industrial Sector

A New Way of Working in the Industrial Sector

COVID-19 has significantly changed the industrial landscape for the foreseeable future. Online shopping has reached unprecedented levels, putting greater demand on warehousing, logistics and transport hubs. Our supermarkets have been under immense pressure, heightening levels of manufacturing, warehousing and logistics. …

The Importance Of High Visibility Safety Fittings In The Workplace

The Importance of High Visibility Safety Fittings

Impact Prevention Should Go Hand-in-Hand with Impact Protection When you’ve invested – in many cases – millions of pounds into a refurbished building or a purpose-built facility, you will want to protect the property, the assets and of course, the …

Tips For Implementing Impact Safety In The Workplace

Tips for Implementing Impact Safety in the Workplace

People Safety, Building Safety and Workplace Productivity When it comes to safety-proofing the building there are a three main objectives that must be, not only achieved, but harmonised. These are the safety of people; the safety of the property (including …