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A panel of experts tells us about improving business performance through good health and safety practices.
Read about Bali Rakhra's point of view on how Health & Safety can be a win-win solution.

Workwear

Revolutionary Foot Health Solutions

Learn how planter fasciitis may become a thing of the past.
The total number of RSI cases (prevalence) in 2014/15 was 553,000 out of a total of...

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Workwear

The lightest, most flexible, comfortable and safest work boot in Europe?

People who try the boots unanimously agree that the those are the most comfortable workboots they have ever experienced...

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Clothing City

Maybe it’s due to my background in law, but while supplying workwear over the past 25 years I’ve noticed that UK organisations are misapplying the HSE regulations in several different ways – and losing out considerably. Here’s one example.
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Wearable Technology

TRUE HIGH VISIBILITY CLOTHING
Personnel safety is paramount in almost every industry, but is given particular focus in the certain high pressure, high risk environments, such as:

CKL - ICE tags

LOW COST, HIGH-TECH ICE TAGS
Innovative & potentially life-saving. Vital protection for your workforce. Save precious minutes for your workers in an emergency by making all relevant medical information quickly and easily available to emergency personnel first responders.

Health & Safety Innovations

The Dilemma of Glove Quality vs. Glove Price

The Dilemma of Glove Quality vs. Glove Price
The Dilemma of Glove Quality vs. Glove Price There is rarely a single obvious choice when choosing gloves from the myriad options available these days – each of which only differing slightly from the next. However any variations, even minor ones, can quickly scale up over time and across a whole workforce to make a significant impact. However, most of the time, the company is not even aware of this, as in the absence of making any comparisons,  it is very hard to tell if you are truly using the perfect glove for your... Read More

Launch of the new Health & Safety Innovations website

Launch of the new Health & Safety Innovations website

Welcome to our new website. It will deal with all aspects of Innovation in Health & Safety – innovative ideas, advice and insights and products – with an initial focus on PPE. If we’ve not met before, my name is Bali Rakhra. and I’m currently the Commercial Director at CKL Distribution – since 1972 one of the UK’s longest established workwear & PPE trade distributors. I have accumulated 20 years experience in the industry, although my academic background is in Law, and have worked in Design, Web Technologies and Manufacturing. My varied skill set helps…

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UK companies are unwittingly losing out by misapplying HSE regulations

UK companies are unwittingly losing out by misapplying HSE regulations

Maybe it’s due to my background in law, but while supplying workwear over the past 25 years I’ve noticed that UK organisations are misapplying the HSE regulations in several different ways – and losing out considerably. Here’s one example.   Manufacturers spend millions each year creating fantastic and innovative health and safety products with the potential to improve the lives of the UK’s workforce considerably. Yet often these products just sit on the shelves, benefitting no one. Companies reject these products on the basis of cost, but often, it needn’t…

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CKL’s main Adults’ BestSellers Catalogue updated for Winter 2015

CKL’s main Adults’ BestSellers Catalogue updated for Winter 2015

CKL are pleased to announce that their main Adults BestSeller’s brochure – CATALOG 1 – has been updated and is now available for download as an Interactive PDF here. ( Being CKL’s primary catalogue for Men’s & Ladies clothing covering LEISURE WEAR, WORKWEAR, CORPORATE, OUTDOOR, SPORTS WEAR, GENERAL CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES, the updated range adds almost 250 new core products that represent best in class, whether that be in terms of quality, best value, or all round.

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