Employers, duty holders, and safety professionals: Shape the future of the UK safety industry with the BSIF “Pilot Scheme”

The British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF), the leading membership organisation for PPE and safety equipment manufacturers, distributors, and specialist service providers, is excited to announce a groundbreaking initiative. We are inviting employers, duty holders, and safety professionals to join our exclusive Membership Pilot Project, set to launch on June 27, 2024. Why participate? There are […]

Cut through the noise: how to select safe hearing protection

If workers are exposed to excessive noise, high-quality hearing protection is vital. British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) CEO Alan Murray explains how PPE buyers can identify the protection they need – and avoid the large number of substandard products Construction, manufacturing and engineering workers often face high levels of noise exposure on a daily basis. […]

Shocking 79% of PPE from non-registered providers fails testing

The British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) has issued a warning to those overseeing personal protective equipment (PPE) and safety product procurement after their latest tests on non-member products highlight the widespread availability of substandard and even dangerous items. Between December 2022 and December 2023, the BSIF had independent testing done to examine 123 non-member products, […]

How can you show competence in PPE and safety product procurement?

In this article, BSIF CEO Alan Murray discusses the responsibilities of buyers of PPE and safety equipment and explains how incorporating the Registered Safety Supplier (RSS) Scheme into their procurement processes can help them meet their obligations. The latest BSIF statistics show the availability of non-compliant PPE and safety equipment shows no signs of abating. […]

BSIF Customer Service Award Finalists 2023

BSIF Customer Service Award Finalists 2023 BSIF are pleased to announce the finalists for the BSIF Customer Service Award 2023. The winners will be announced at the Safety & Health Excellence Awards on Wednesday 26th April 2023 at The Vox, NEC, Birmingham. Limited numbers of tickets are still available for the event https://she-awards.com/ The Customer […]