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uvex safety South Africa protecting people for 20 years

South Africa’s twenty year milestone was celebrated on 6 May 2015 at Irene Country Lodge with Mr Michael Winter (Managing Partner uvex group) and Mr Stefan Brück (CEO uvex safety group), from head office in Germany, in attendance. 

Guests included Distributors, Suppliers, Partners & uvex Staff.

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PROFAS ist „Top-Innovator 2013“

Lüneburg - PROFAS GmbH & Co. KG (from
1 November 2013: UVEX SAFETY Gloves GmbH & Co. KG) , subsidiary of the uvex safety group, was nominated "Innovator of the year" in this year's nationwide TOP 100 corporate benchmarking competition. In the overall ranking, PROFAS took the top spot in category B for companies with 51 to 250 employees. On 5 July 2013, scientific journalist Ranga Yogeshwar presented the award and quality seal to the PROFAS Managing Director, Franz Keller, at the evening ceremony held in the Axel Springer Passage in Berlin.

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safety eyewear uvex i-3 is 2012 Product of the Year

Safety eyewear innovation awarded by Association of Plastics Manufacturers.
Just a few weeks after its launch at the A+A 2011 in Düsseldorf, the uvex safety group’s new safety eyewear innovation is one of the winners of the “2012 Product of the Year” for plastics consumer products.

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uvex 3D - intelligent ergonomics

Every individual is different and the wide variety of body shapes and sizes means that size charts and classification systems are not always accurate. However, for personal protective equipment in particular, a perfect fit is one of the most important factors to ensure wearer acceptance.

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safety eyewear uvex pheos

uvex pheos are no ordinary safety spectacles. Innovative technology is incorporated in the attractive design.

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uvex hybrid coating for safety eyewear

The uvex safety group, leader of innovation for coating technologies is raising the bar with the new uvex hybrid coating.

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uvex RX gravity zero prescription safety eyewear

Rimless spectacles are extremely common in the private domain and differentiate themselves through their light weight and an uninhibited field of vision in particular. Taking these qualities into account, uvex safety group has developed the new uvex RX gravity zero frame collection.

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uvex Hearing Protection App

The uvex safety group is showing its innovative skills once more with an app designed to help you chose the correct hearing protection. With the touch of a finger your smartphone measures the noise level in your surroundings. If the measurement surpasses 80 decibels, a suitable selection of uvex hearing protection products will be suggested, according to noise intensity. Alongside product images, detailed information and article numbers for the different hearing protection products are shown.

The uvex hearing protection app can be downloaded directly from, or found in the App Store using the search term “uvex”.

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uvex phynomic safety gloves - 3 dimensional precision

Perfect fit, optimum function and absolute purity. The uvex phynomic safety glove is setting the standard among knitted safety gloves for precision work.

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uvex cagi sustainability

Protection of the environment and climate, as well as dealing with limited resources and societal change, are some of the most important challenges of our time. The focus of all uvex’s activities can be summed up by our motto protecting people. Commitment to sustainable, socially aware and socially responsible business is derived from this motto.

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uvex takes responsibility

Manufacturer believes in sustainability. Our world is changing faster than ever, but the planet does have its limits.

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Xtra Grip Technology

Thwarting oil and water - The Xtra Grip Technology provides a secure grip even in the presence of oil.

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