Looking for protective equipment?
Protective equipment comes in all shapes and sizes. As an expert and supplier of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment), we know the ins and outs when it comes to the types and applications of protective equipment. We are happy to take you into our world!
Before we share more about species protective equipment and our capabilities in terms of advice and delivery, we like to frame the concept of protective equipment.
Because any object or product that provides protection against something can be classified as a protective device. Think, for example, of a mosquito net for mosquitoes or an airbag in the car.
Our definition is limited to all products giving protection in the workplace. Such as work and safety clothing, ear and eye protection, foot protection and so on.
Further on, we provide more interpretation on the different types of resources available to promote workplace safety. But first, we like to give a picture of our company; Wijngaarden VeiligGoed.
Supplier of protective equipment; Wijngaarden VeiligGoed
We are based in Sliedrecht, located between Dordrecht and Gorinchem. From there, we serve more than 3,500 customers throughout the Netherlands, but even beyond. We do so with a motivated and skilled team of more than 40 people.
We are no unknown name in the world of PPE. With more than 50 years of experience, we have been instrumental in providing workplace safety for many companies in the Netherlands. We have experience in various branches, such as:
- Maritime and offshore
- Metal industry
Characteristic of our personal approach. For each region, our advisers are a fixed face for our customers. Based on their expertise, they are happy to give the best advice on the deployment and use of protective equipment. So that the protective equipment actually does what it is intended to do: protect the individual and the collective on the shop floor.
But even in execution, our customers know what they can count on us for. We consider it important to provide protective equipment fast and accurate to deliver. We make that happen by always providing a large stock to have in our warehouse of over 5,000 square metres. Our liver performance of 98.2% does not lie, our customers can count on us!
What types of protective equipment are there?
Our product range of PPE is linked to the occupational risks relevant in the workplace. On our page 'Occupational risks' we have listed all the risks present. From foot and leg injuries to drowning and from heat stress to cold.
These occupational hazards form the basis of our protective equipment product range. We are happy to provide an outline of our range:
Does this list of products perhaps make you dizzy? No worries, we offer a PPE scan. Through this scan, you will know exactly which protective equipment should not be missing from your workplace, but also which are not important to you.
A PPE consists of three steps:
1. Inventory of required protective equipment
One of our advisers comes to your workplace to assess the situation through observation and interviews with relevant stakeholders, such as employees. At the same time, an inventory is made of the current use of current personal protective equipment and its use.
This provides a PPE scan
Through a PPE scan you can grip and overview. At the same time, it also gives opportunities for cost reduction, as protective equipment may be more efficiently deployed and managed. Of course, it also offers awareness and support, but most importantly: better protection on the shop floor.
Advice or more information on protective equipment?
Wijngaarden VeiligGoed is also happy to be your partner and supplier in the field of PPE. Ask your question, or schedule a no-obligation introductory meeting with one of our consultants. You can contact us by e-mail or by calling us: firstname.lastname@example.org or +31 184 43 44 55.
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Frequently asked questions on protective equipment
Protective equipment is products that provide protection in the workplace, such as work and safety clothing, ear and eye protection, foot protection and so on
The range includes safety shoes, fall protection, lifejackets, eye and face protection, cooling vests, head protection, hand protection, hearing protection, protective clothing, industrial clothing, and respiratory protection
A PPE scan is a three-step process in which the protective equipment needed in the workplace is inventoried, analysed and then summarised in a PPE matrix, complete with improvement plans and recommendations
Choosing the right protective equipment depends on the specific risks and requirements of your workplace. A risk analysis can help determine the types of protection needed.
Yes, in many countries protective equipment must comply with certain safety standards and regulations. It is important to choose products that meet these standards.
The service life of protective equipment varies depending on its type, use and maintenance procedures. Regular inspection and maintenance are essential, and replacement should be done as soon as there are signs of wear or damage.
Yes, Wijngaarden VeiligGoed offers customised solutions for specific needs or workplaces.