uvex knows one size does not fit all

We understand that when it comes to personal protective equipment (PPE) one size does not fit all. It may seem obvious, but correctly sized PPE can help avoid accidents, reduce discomfort and increase productivity. If employees find their PPE uncomfortable to wear chances are they won't wear it.

uvex knows one size does not fit all

uvex have developed a range of solutions, ensuring something for everyone

uvex is committed to the design and production of PPE solutions that can be tailored to individual requirements delivering absolute consistency of protection and performance levels. To ensure your employees have the best fit from their PPE, uvex have developed a wide range of PPE solutions that can be tailored to individual requirements.

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Safety eyewear that really fits

If your protective eyewear doesn't fit properly this is not only frustrating, it can lead to discomfort, eye strain and may actually increase your risk of injury. Our range of safety eyewear includes spectacle and goggle designs that adapt to your face as well as a range of lens shades and coatings for a variety of workplace environments and light conditions.

Safety eyewear range

Male worker wearing uvex safety eyewear

Safety gloves that fit like a second skin

While it is important to choose the correct safety gloves for the job and environment, it is equally important to ensure your safety gloves fit properly. A correct fit means the gloves will be comfortable to wear and you are more likely to keep them on. If gloves are too big they can affect grip or get caught in moving parts or tools; too small and they will distract from the task at hand.

Safety gloves range

Find your perfect fit: Download our glove size chart

Male worker wearing uvex gloves

Comfortable hearing protection that works

Effective hearing protection when working in noisy environments is imperative. Ear canals vary in size and shape making it essential to find products that fit your ear. uvex provide a number of hearing protection options including disposable and reusable, corded and uncorded, appropriate for all sizes of ear canals. Take a look at the full range to discover the most suitable choice for both your environment and your ear size.

Hearing protection

Comfortable hearing protection that works

Safety footwear for maximum comfort

uvex believes in the individual and recognises that each person has different needs and desires when it comes to their safety footwear. With a wide range of sizes from 3 to 16 and multiple-fitting system, our best selling uvex 1 and uvex 2 ranges fulfil both personal and organisational requirements for customisation and performance, as well as foot size.

Safety footwear range

Safety footwear for maximum comfort

Reliable breathing protection

Where respiratory protective equipment is used, it must be able to provide adequate protection for the wearer. As people come in all sorts of shapes and sizes it is unlikely that one particular type or size of RPE facepiece will fit everyone. RPE can't protect the wearer if it leaks and one of the main reasons for this is poor fit – facemasks need to fit the wearer's face to be effective. Fit testing will ensure that the equipment selected is suitable for the wearer.

Respiratory protection

Reliable breathing protection

Adjustable prescription safety spectacles

uvex is able to provide a choice of metal, plastic and wraparound frame styles in single vision, bifocal or varifocal for safety or office use. Many of our frames have adjustable features, allowing you to get the perfect fit.

Safety glasses with prescription lenses

Adjustable prescription safety spectacles

Next steps

If you find the sizing of standard PPE problematic contact your local uvex representative who will be happy to help:

Contact your Regional Manager


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PPE for smaller dimensions

Read our uvex 1 case study