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uvex safety group expands global reach with acquisition of a substantial interest in HexArmor®

The uvex safety group announced today that it has acquired a substantial interest in U.S. based HexArmor®. This strategic investment in HexArmor® significantly expands the uvex safety group presence in the Western Hemisphere.  

In 1993, uvex Winter Holding, parent of the uvex safety group, sold its U.S. business including the trademark rights in the Americas. “In light of this, we are delighted to return to the world’s most important industrial health and safety market after 20 years,” says Michael Winter, Managing Partner of the uvex group.

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 uvex safety has a range of cut resistant gloves that contain bamboo as an integral component. Why do we use bamboo?

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uvex u-sonic wide-vision goggles: perfect combination of protection and ergonomics

The uvex u-sonic google combines different requirements at once: Protection, ergonomics and comfort offering the best i-gonomics quality. 

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uvex sportstyle – style without compromise

Comfort, fit, protection and style. The innovation that combines exactly these attributes without compromise. The new uvex sportstyle provides safety glasses that are ultralight weight with optimal quality and 100% UV protection. With this spectacle no one will ever again have to make a decision between performance, style and safety. Sportstyle provides the perfect all-in-one solution.

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uvex i-gonomics – innovation with ergonomics

uvex developed a system which combines key safety aspects with ergonomics and also measurable for all products and different manufacturers. The uvex i-gonomics PPE product system range contains six products to protect people from head to toe.

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uvex c500 gloves - The comfort class in cut protection

Regular exposure to thin, sharp-edged and metal plastic parts is taken for granted in many jobs and that is why cut injuries are one of the most frequently reported injuries in the workplace. Although a wide range of cut protection solutions is already available for both wet and dry work conditions, in practice, employees quite often make compromises and work within limitations.

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uvex supports NSW RFS with new PPE products

As a proud technology partner of the NSW Rural Fire Service and supplier to Emergency Service departments across the country uvex safety Australia has developed a range of exciting Personal Protective Equipment for use by emergency services .These PPE comply with the relevant Australia/NZ standards as well as the NSWRFS Specifications. 

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Throwback to the A+A trade fair

On 27 – 30 October 2015 the world’s leading platform for manufacturers in the field of industrial and occupational health and safety took place in Duesseldorf, Germany. Within four days more than 65,000 visitors and 1,887 exhibitors from 57 countries came together to present the most important developments and innovative products about safety, security and health equipment at work. 

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uvex launches new products at QMI 2015

uvex safety Australia was again proud to support the Queensland Resources Council, Queensland Mining Industry Health and Safety Conference for the 16th consecutive year. This year's event saw the release and launch of multiple new products to the mining industry and the approximately 600 attendees, with uvex safety Australia also sponsoring the 2015 QMI Innovation Award prize, a trip to A+A in Germany.

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uvex Hearing Protection App

UVEX ARBEITSSCHUTZ GMBH is showing its innovative skills once more with an app designed to help you chose the correct hearing protection. With the touch of a finger your smartphone measures the noise level in your surroundings. If the measurement surpasses 80 decibels, a suitable selection of uvex hearing protection products will be suggested, according to noise intensity. Alongside product images, detailed information and article numbers for the different hearing protection products are shown.

The uvex hearing protection app can be downloaded directly from uvex-safety.com.au, or found in the App Store using the search term “uvex”.

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