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Kneepads or Not? Roofers have their say...

Kneepads or Not? Roofers have their say...

“Roofing involves heavy lifting, bending, climbing, and kneeling. Roofers replace, repair, and install the roofs of buildings using a variety of ...

How much can a knee replacement cost - and how can I prevent it in the first place

How much can a knee replacement cost - and how can I prevent it in the first place

How much are your knees worth? £585million. That is how much it cost the NHS in 2014 for knee replacement operations (source). That is around 9...

The engineering behind Recoil Kneepads, and why it matters to you.

The engineering behind Recoil Kneepads, and why it matters to you.

Every part of Recoil Kneepads has an engineering foundation. Simple details we take for granted have had hours of thought and refinement poured int...

"NOT wearing knee pads was a terrible mistake..."

"NOT wearing knee pads was a terrible mistake..."

My dad has been a joiner since the age of 15. Full of confidence and equip with an injury free body, he got stuck in to his new job and has become...

From Employee of Homebase, to Supplier...

From Employee of Homebase, to Supplier...

Last week we announced, quite possibly, our most exciting piece of news to date. We’ve got a purchase order from Homebase! It’s a great opportunit...

Recoil Kneepads have literally changed my outlook on life!

Recoil Kneepads have literally changed my outlook on life!

"I have been tiling now since 2005. That's 12 years of crouching down, kneeling down, crawling about and shuffling around on my knees. So as you ...

Flooring Installers are falling in love with Recoil Kneepads. Why?

Flooring Installers are falling in love with Recoil Kneepads. Why?

You see them every day. You take them for granted. You don’t think about them but you wouldn’t be able to get around without them. That’s right, I’...

Knee pain that just won't quit

Knee pain that just won't quit

How to get rid of existing knee pain The knee is made up of multiple parts, all of which work together.  If one part is damaged, the rest of your ...

What can I do to reduce my risk of knee injury?

What can I do to reduce my risk of knee injury?

Despite the evidence that suggests knee injury and prolonged knee damage is most common in the trades industry, there are still a few things you ca...

Why are Tilers making such a fuss about Recoil Kneepads?

Why are Tilers making such a fuss about Recoil Kneepads?

Tiling is a trade that requires precision, creativity and years of experience to master. It also takes it tole on the knees, so wearing protective ...

Five Reasons to Protect Your Knees

Five Reasons to Protect Your Knees

Your knees must last a lifetime. Perhaps the most compelling of all reasons! People are living longer, and with it comes the expectation that w...

7 professionals who MUST need knee pads for work...surely?

7 professionals who MUST need knee pads for work...surely?

We wear hard hats at work to protect our heads, we wear steel toe cap shoes to protect our feet, but why aren’t people taking the safety of their k...