Archive | July, 2014

A REFLECTIVE RUNNING VEST TO MAKE YOUR RELAY RACE SAFER

Some of world’s most exciting and challenging relay races are run, walked and ridden in the States.  The feeling of achievement when completing one of these gruelling races, is only surpassed by the magnificent scenery that these races encompass.  Races take place in mountains, deserts, forests, beaches, vineyards, tulip fields, around lakes and in orchards. […]

Safe On The Job – A Reflective Vest For Road Workers

Every year thousands of road workers are killed or injured throughout the world.  There are many ways that these injuries and fatalities can be reduced.  One of the major problems is visibility.  Motorists have a habit of ignoring speed limits, especially slow limits around road works.  The work men on site need to be highly […]

SAFETY AND REFLECTIVE GEAR FOR HANDCYCLISTS

Cycling is a wonderful way to enjoy the outdoors with family and friends.  It is also a great way to improve cardiovascular fitness.  Many people, with varying disabilities, were unable to enjoy this sport until the advent of the handcycle about thirty years ago.  This invention from the Netherlands, has enabled people with lower-limb mobility […]

SAFETY AND REFLECTIVE GEAR FOR SKATEBOARDERS

Skateboarding is undeniably a fun activity and is increasing in popularity worldwide.  There are the inevitable cuts and bruises but more serious injuries can be avoided with a little care and common sense.  Buying the right protective and reflective gear, such as a safety vest, will help prevent injury. Start slowly – learn to turn, slow […]

SAFETY AND REFLECTIVE GEAR FOR MOTORCYCLISTS

High visibility is essential for anyone on the road but especially for motorbikes.  Motor cyclists do tend to weave in and out of the traffic, trying to find the quickest route and as such, often find themselves in other road users’ blind spots. Reflective gear, such as a reflective vest must be worn on top […]