Safety Helmets

Our range of safety helmets and hard hats offer optimal protection in a broad range of environments and situations. Engineered to meet globally recognised safety standards, our head protection is designed to safeguard from both impact and penetration hazards. We also stock Fire & Rescue Helmets.

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Petzl Vertex Safety Helmet

The Importance of Safety Helmets

Safety helmets, are a fundamental component of personal protective equipment (PPE) for workers in various industries. They are not just an accessory; they are a shield against life-threatening head injuries. Here’s why wearing a safety helmet is crucial:

Collision Prevention

Safety helmets are designed to absorb the impact of collisions, reducing the risk of head injuries.

Protection from Falling Debris

In construction, manufacturing, and forestry, falling debris can pose a significant threat. A quality safety helmet shields you from these dangers.

Electrical Hazard Protection

Some safety helmets are specially designed to protect against electrical shocks and burns, making them essential in electrical work environments.

Compliance with Regulations

Many workplace safety regulations mandate the use of safety helmets in specific industries. Failure to comply can result in fines and compromised safety.

What makes a quality hard hat?

Not all hard hats are created equal. Here are the key factors to consider when evaluating the quality of a safety helmet:


High-quality helmets are typically made from robust materials like high-density polyethylene (HDPE) or fiberglass, ensuring durability and impact resistance.

Safety Standards

Look for helmets that meet or exceed industry safety standards such as ANSI Z89.1 or EN 397, certifying their effectiveness in protecting against impacts and electrical hazards.

Comfort and Fit

A comfortable fit is essential for prolonged wear. Helmets with adjustable straps and padding ensure a snug fit without sacrificing comfort.


Some helmets come with additional features like built-in face shields, earmuffs, or lighting options, enhancing convenience and safety on the job.

MSA H1 Yellow Safety Helmet

Frequently Asked Questions

What industry standards do your safety helmets meet?

All our safety helmets and hard hats meet or exceed the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards. Specific product descriptions contain detailed information about the standards each model adheres to.

How often should I replace my hard hat?

As a general guideline, hard hats should be replaced every 2-5 years from the date of manufacture. However, any signs of wear and tear, cracks, or impact damage indicate that a replacement is needed immediately.

Can I attach accessories to my safety helmet?

Yes, many of our safety helmets come with attachment points for accessories such as face shields, earmuffs, or visors. Visit the specific product pages to see what attachments are compatible.

Do you offer bulk discounts for corporate or industrial orders?

Yes, we provide special rates for bulk orders. Contact our sales team to discuss your specific needs and get a custom quote.

How can I clean my hard hat or safety helmet?

Use mild soap and warm water to clean the exterior of your hard hat or helmet. Avoid using abrasive chemicals, as they could compromise the integrity of the protective materials. Refer to the care instructions provided with each product.