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Work Jacket Size and Protection Guide

When purchasing a new work jacket, there are several different factors to consider. Our simple how to guide on selecting the right work jacket for the right job should help you to make the correct decision. Sizing And Fitting When picking a new work jacket, ensure you have the right fit. Each manufacturers' sizing guides vary, so always make a note of your measurements. Even if you regularly wea...
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Hard Hat Colour Coding: What you need to know

The construction organisation Build UK are responsible for bringing workers from all across the building industry together, focusing on key issues which the industry faces. Collectively they represent over 40% of the UK's construction trade, working alongside Trade Associations, Contractors and clients to deliver economically viable construction projects all over the country. This close-knit re...
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Fristads Kansas CODE 1460 Windproof Reflective Jacket

Back in 2015, we wrote a piece on the evolution of workwear: what the future holds. One of technology advances we touched on was the use of EL lighting, in order to create work clothes which were illuminated in all conditions. Today we are going to take a closer look at one of the products which is helping to bring work and leisure wear into the 21st century, and one step closer to the product...
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EN ISO 20345 Safety Footwear Buying Guide

Choosing the right pair of EN ISO 20345 safety boots or shoes can be a challenge for the first time buyer, especially with so much choice on the market - here at Mammoth we have a selection of over 400 pairs of safety footwear available! When selecting your footwear, there are a number of factors to take into consideration. It is never wise to gamble on the level of protection you need, or ...
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Spring and Summer Work Clothing Guide

Spring / Summer Style guide With winter leaving us, you can finally start to enjoy the warmer summer months, and with it you can change your work clothes style accordingly. To help you, we’ve compiled ten of the latest and greatest summer work clothing products, all available in our online store. Lee Cooper LCTS012 Graphic T-Shirt A classic cotton T-shirt from Lee Cooper, this comfy and sty...
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EN 342 Cold Weather Clothing Explained

  For working in cold, low temperature environments it is important the your work apparel can provide you with the thermal efficiency needed in order to keep the cold at arms length, as well as keep you warm and insulated. EN 342:2004 is the standard related to clothing designed to offer excellent protection in hazardous, cold environments under 5°C. The EN 342 standard is deter...
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EN 471 and EN ISO 20471 – Know the Differences

Workwear can often be confusing, with many different standards and levels of protection - how do you know which one is right for you? Your safety is important, so keeping protected is something which should be taken as a priority above all else. One of the most commonly purchased types of product is High Visibility Clothing. There are several classes to high vis work clothing, from non-profess...
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