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Welcome to the CWS-boco Blog! Here you will find information about the CWS-boco world: tips on making workplaces safe and healthy, useful information on workwear and PPE, and advice for washroom operators everywhere. News posts will pop up each month, so check back!

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Welder wearing PPE

The EU’s new PPE regulation

The four most important changes for employers

The EU regulation concerning personal protective equipment (PPE) will enter into force on 21st April 2018, replacing the current directive from 1989.

CWS-boco’s PPE expert Werner Münnich explains what has changed and what employers need to pay attention to...

Birte Krapp giving a talk

5 Questions for… Birte Krapp

Meet the people of CWS-boco

How can CWS-boco as a company help all employees grow into new roles and duties? How can they be motivated to practise lifelong learning? And what advanced training measures are optimal for everyone? These are the questions that Birte Krapp strives to answer every day. She is...

The flu virus is transmitted from hand to hand

Preventing flu outbreaks at work

Four tips for companies and employers

The current flu season is in full swing. In many cases, the virus is transmitted from hand to hand and can spread extremely quickly. But companies can actively protect their employees – by raising awareness and offering simple preventative measures like hand washing....

Marcel Verheyen, Quality and Safety Leader at CWS-boco

5 Questions for… Marcel Verheyen

Meet the people of CWS-boco

In this new series, we will put a spotlight on a different CWS-boco personality each month. From service drivers to managers, from marketeers to laundry staff – all will get the chance to answer our 5 questions and tell us a little more about themselves. Our first...

The boco rental service for workwear

Workwear in the rental model

Five reasons why it’s the smarter and safer choice

Renting workwear instead of buying – does it make good business sense? When deciding whether to buy or rent workwear, there are many aspects to consider. Workwear is about cost, about image, about employees identifying with the company – and about...

Two wooden figures touching their head or back

Standing for long periods at work

What can be done to help?

It is well known that staying seated at a desk for long periods of time is bad for our health: Numerous articles in the media and warnings from experts help to keep the spotlight on this issue. However, many workers only sit down very occasionally – their jobs demand...