Endurance Badge Holder Helmet

£9.99

The protection of workers is essential at all times, but especially when working in hazardous spaces where falling objects or hard and sharpe edges pose a threat.

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Endurance Badge Holder Helmet
Endurance Badge Holder Helmet
Endurance Badge Holder Helmet
Endurance Badge Holder Helmet
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Endurance Badge Holder Helmet

Endurance Badge Holder Helmet is part of the Portwest head protection range, with its ABS shell helmet, made from flame resistant polycarbonate, the badge holder has a slide opening for easy and secure storage of badges. Ideal for identification, wearer information and site access by an electronic badge. 4 points chin strap included and vented for extra air-flow.

Features

  • CE certified – EN 397 -30°C/+50°C, LD
  • Vented hard hat allowing a refreshing airflow around the head
  • Lateral deformation
  • Badge holder for easy clipping of your ID card
  • 6 points textile harness
  • Wheel ratchet size adjustment for easy fitting
  • Compatible accessories available
  • 7 years shelf life from manufacturing date outlined in product user sheet
  • Instant user/wearer recognition
  • Information is held securely

 

Portwest’s rapidly expanding head protection product range aims to benefit our customers by combining the most updated styles and standards in head protection, irrespective of job or location. For example, building sites with labour workforce, or site inspectors we have all the colours to help identity people easily. A wide selection of compatible accessories is also available including ear protection.

Similar products of interest – Endurance Plus Visor Helmet, Endurance Visor Helmet

Head protection standards explained

EN397 standard applies to protective helmets for industry where the helmet is intended to protect a static user from falling hazards. A series of impact tests must be carried out using a fixed head-form and a falling weight in order for a helmet to meet this standard.

 

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Why our customers choose us.

Rapid Fire Supplies is a trusted supplier to many charities, local governments and businesses all over the UK and Eire. There are many reasons our customers choose us and come back again and again.

  • Firstly, we are proud members of BSiF, which means we ensure our products meet the highest standards of PPE through a vigorous checking process and are independently audited by BSiF every year.
  • Secondly, we provide some of the leading brands in safety; brands that are trusted throughout the UK in healthcare and industry. For example, we are official distributors of Portwest and can offer their full range of PPE Supplies including workwear, disposable items, Base footwear and gloves.
  • Thirdly, we pride ourselves on our excellent customer service, but don’t take our word for it! Our customers have provided us with amazing feedback and an incredible 4.8 out of 5 stars rating on TrustPilot, so you can rest assured that we provide top quality customer care and are always happy to help.

Above all, our honest approach to business is what sets us apart. In short, customers who need a reliable supply of fully certified products can rely on our conscientious and responsible approach to business partnerships.

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Hard hats and UK legislation

All workplaces are required by law to protect their workers from hazards and this is particularly true in the demanding construction and manufacturing industries. Understanding the laws that need to be followed to keep your workers safe from accidents and injuries can often prove difficult.

Rapid Fire Supplies aim to make the process easier, as BSIF accredited safety suppliers we check all of our products to ensure they comply with the relevant EU and UK safety legislation, and will always be happy to provide advice on the best products for your workplace.

While hazards may be best avoided, in some industries it is necessary to work in hazardous environments. In these circumstances, providing personal protective equipment, including hard hats, is a straightforward measure you can take to keep your employees’ risk of injury lower.

When selecting the right hard hats for your work site, it is important to stay up to date with the latest health and safety regulations. In the majority of cases and worksites, suitable head protection must conform to the British Standard BS EN397:1995, or equivalent.

Legally, employers must provide hard hats to employees and ensure that hard hats are worn on site when there is a risk of injury. It is important to ensure that all self-employed contractors are aware of the need to wear PPE and safety helmets when they are at your work site.

The EN397 Regulation also ensures that safety helmets are designed and built to protect workers from falling objects. Safety helmets are required to meet certain criteria regarding shock absorption, temperature resistance, lateral deformation and penetration resistance.

For more information on EN397’s legal requirements, the HSE explains the details of these requirements in its Personal Protective Equipment at Work Regulations.

Hard hats and protective helmets that comply with this legislation have been thoroughly tested to withstand impacts and protect the wearer’s skull.

Hard hats come in a variety of styles, shapes and colours to ensure that your employees are protected, regardless of the unique needs of the worksite. A number of these variations include:

  • Visors and chin guards to protect against any projectiles flying upwards
  • Adjustments made to allow for safety glasses to comfortably fit under the helmet’s visor
  • Additional safety lights that can be attached to the helmet for increased visibility
  • Shock and heat-resistant materials for adverse working conditions or working at heights
  • Options to attach ear protection, earmuffs and helmet lamps to your hard hat for a variety of working conditions
  • Hard hats with extruding visors or bills to increase visibility when looking up
  • Bright colours and fluorescent strips to increase visibility during all times of the day and night
  • Venting around the helmet to increase comfort in hot working conditions

These are just a few of the added features to consider when selecting construction hard hats, builders’ hats and safety helmets of all kinds. It is important to properly reflect on the individual needs of the worksite, and the workers’ various roles, when selecting a helmet with specific properties.

In demanding environments, blows to the head may not always be avoidable, but with the use of hard hats, the long term or even fatal consequences can generally be avoided.

Our hard hats offer comfortable protection, giving you, your workforce and their families peace of mind.

If you think that your work doesn’t warrant full hard hat protection, you can take a look at our bump caps, which aren’t as bulky but still provide protection.

At Rapid Fire Supplies, not only do we believe in looking after people with our range of high quality safety products, but we also believe in looking after our planet.

And that’s why we use Kite Packaging, an environmentally conscious eco-packaging company, to package your products ready for delivery safely to your front door. 

Packaging Regulations

They share our values and are committed to minimising their overall impact on the environment. Kite Packaging’s eco-packaging boxes maximise the use of recycled and recyclable materials and only work with suppliers who also recognise their environmental responsibilities – like us! Using eco-packaging allows our company to minimise the amount of packaging waste we produce and is a proactive approach to supporting our environment and planet.

We are proud to use Kite Packaging, especially as they are the only eco-packaging company to run a compliance Scheme (KES) for the Packaging Regulations. Additionally, they were one of the first eco-packaging organisations to be accredited with ISO 14001:2004.  Kite Packaging adopt a Replace and Re-Use strategy. Therefore replacing plastic packaging and products for the more environmentally friendly alternatives, such as recycled and recyclable products.

Kite Packaging supply a full range of environmentally friendly products that we use, including hive wrap: 

  • 100% recyclable and biodegradable
  • A sustainable alternative to foam and bubble
  • Hive shaped cells interlock to firmly secure products
  • No tape or glue required

And the enviro- box:

  • Environmentally friendly, strong cardboard boxes
  • Made from reinforced single wall cardboard
  • Equivalent strength to double wall boxes, but use less material
  • Some sizes are multi-scored, allowing you to reduce their height

Here at Rapid Fire Supplies, we continue to adapt to new technologies that can help us minimise our carbon footprint, eco-packaging is one of the ways we are actively doing this. When shopping with us, thanks to Kite Packaging’s eco-packaging, you are making an environmentally conscious choice.

Protective boots and helmets for industrial use

2.1 Protective boots and helmets that qualify for zero rating

They are zero-rated when all the following conditions are met:

Condition Description Further information
1 The articles must be boots or helmets paragraph 2.2
2 They must be manufactured to satisfy the requirements of regulation 8(2) of the Personal Protective Equipment Regulations 2002 paragraphs 2.3 to 2.5
3 They must bear a mark indicating conformity with regulation (8)(2) of the Personal Protective Equipment Regulations 2002 paragraphs 2.3 to 2.5
4 They must be for industrial use paragraph 2.4
5 They must not be supplied to persons for use by their employees paragraph 2.5

Paragraph 2.6 explains when accessories are zero-rated.

2.2 Difference between a shoe and a boot

The zero rate applies specifically to protective boots and therefore protective shoes are not eligible for zero-rating, even if they meet the remaining requirements.

2.3 Regulatory standards for protective boots and helmets

The protective boots and helmets must be manufactured to the standards which satisfy the requirements of regulation 8(2) of the Personal Protective Equipment Regulations 2002.

2.4 Meaning of ‘industrial use’

This has its ordinary and everyday meaning. Boots and helmets that meet all the other conditions for zero rating but are not for industrial use, such as motorcycle boots, are standard-rated.

2.5 Work out who is being supplied

You cannot zero rate supplies of protective boots or helmets to an employer for the use by their employees. Supplies from a manufacturer to a wholesaler who in turn supplies them to a retailer can be zero-rated subject to the conditions set out earlier in this notice. Supplies from an employer to an employee can also be zero-rated, subject to the conditions set out earlier in this notice.

UK Delivery and Ireland Delivery Options Quick View

We have a range of delivery options to suit our customers as we know every customer is unqiue. Below is a list of our standards options but we can always accommodate bespoke needs, simply call us on 03330 150 330.

DPD

Next Day

Business Days

From £7.00

Economy

2-3 Days

Business Days

From £4.95

RMG**

13:00 Next Day

Monday to Saturday

From £6.90

DPD 10:30

10:30 Next Day

Business Days

From £25.50

Saturday

SAT Day

Saturday

From £23.50

Ireland & Offshore

2 Day

Business Days

From £15.00

* Offshore – Some Postcodes do not qualify for free shipping for online bookings. Please call us if you would like to discuss a trade account as we may offer this depending on you order value.

** Please email cs@rapidfiresupplies.co.uk to send your goods via Royal Mail.

The Rapid Fire Supplies team is always here to help, if you would like to speak to someone please contact us and we will happily answer your question.