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Wing Safety – “ WHEN IT MATTERS THE MOST ”

Wing Safety Manufacturers was established in 2016 and is a South African manufacturing company based in Wadeville – Johannesburg.

Wing Safety Manufacturers is a vertically integrated manufacturer.  Our well experienced and reliable staff manages the entire production process from fabric sourcing, design, product specifications, garment manufacture, personalised branding, quality management and distribution. This ensures that we have total control of the entire production process from start to finish.


Quality

Wing Safety Manufacturers is a SABS Approved Workwear manufacturer. As a SABS SANS 434 – Licensed Permit Holder, Wing Safety Manufacturers is required to adhere to the SABS General Permit Condition, which requires a QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM like ISO 9001 to be in effect and adhered to.

Furthermore, a SABS Permit Holder should also agree and adhere to a SABS Standard Permit Condition which sets the product-specific standard.
SABS carries out regular audits of the Quality Management System and garments are selected randomly from the production floor and then taken to SABS Laboratory for testing. This ensures that the permit holder manages and maintain consistent quality as per the licence agreement.
Wing Safety Manufacturers is a member of the “ SAFETY FIRST ASSOCIATION”.

Our Production

The workwear garments that we produce falls under the following categories:

  • SABS SANS 434 – Approved – Mark Bearing Workwear for Hazardous Protection and non-hazardous protection
  • General Protective Clothing

Hazardous Protective Clothing includes the following :

  •  SABS APPROVED -SASOL SPEC –  D59 – 100% Cotton Flame and Acid Resistant Conti Suits, Thermal Jackets, Boiler Suits, Dust Coats, Skull Caps and Welding Hoodies.
  • SABS Approved – D59 – 100% Cotton Flame Retardant Conti Suit and Boiler Suits
  •  Globally approved “Nomex by Du Pont” – Inherently Flame – Retardant Conti Suits and Boiler Suits.
  • Electric Arc Workwear and undergarments.
  • Acid Resistant ( ISO 6530 ) – Conti Suits, Dust Coats and Boiler Suits
  • HACCP – Food Safety Protective Clothing.

General Protective Clothing: Workwear manufactured using Poly Cotton fabric, D 59 and J54 100% Cotton Fabric and Denim. The garment construction will suit various budget requirements, from entry-level garments to mid-level garments all the way to Premium garment construction.

We manufacture using a wide range of industry-approved fabrics:

The workwear garments that we produce falls under the following categories:

  • D59 – 100% Cotton – Flame and Acid Resistant (FAR) – SABS Approved
  • D59 – 100% Cotton – Flame Retardant (FR) – SABS Approved
  • D59 – 100% Cotton – SABS Approved
  • J54 – 100% Cotton – SABS Approved
  • 65/35 – Poly-Cotton – Acid Resistant (Da Gama Textiles)
  • Poly Viscose – Acid Resistant (Da Gama Textiles)
  • 80/20 Poly-Cotton
  • Denim – 100% Cotton & Cotton Rich
  • Electric ARC & META Aramid

Protective Overalls are manufactured as per customer or SABS specifications. Continental Suits (Conti Suits) are fully Triple Stitched and bar-tacked on all stress points with Pen pockets and press studded flaps or Monza flap pockets. Patch or mitred pockets. Boiler Suits have a Button or Zip front Closure.Dust Coats have a plastic button or press-stud closure. All garments are fitted with Retro-Reflective Tapes, High Visibility material, Sublimation printed labels and embroidery.

A diverse range of Personal Protective Equipment

We offer a wide range of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for almost every workplace requirement. Our range consists of:

  • Safety Footwear
  • Hand Protection 
  • Ear Protection
  • Eye Protection
  • Head Protection
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Reflective Wear
  • Freezer Wear
  • Rain Wear
  • Security Products
  • Welding Protection
  • Height Work and On-Site Safety Products
  • Road Safety
  • Cleaning Products

Wing Safety Manufacturers also supplies an expansive range of durable, stylish and trendy Corporate Wear, comprising of Men’s & Women’s Clothing & Accessories to look your best and make a great impression!

We service the following Industry Sectors:

  • Petroleum, Oil and Gas.
  • Power Generation and Electrical Industries.
  • Building and Construction Industries
  • Steel and Engineering
  • Chemical
  • Water Technology
  • Mining
  • Smelters
  • Agriculture
  • Warehousing and Logistics
  • Wholesale and Retail
  • Hardware
  • Promotional Clothing
  • Medical
  • Laboratories
  • Automotive Manufacturing

Industry Experience

The members and staff at Wing Safety Manufacturers have been involved in the Workwear Manufacturing environment for over three decades. Within this time, they have been exposed to the South African and Global Markets being mainly Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and China. This involved sourcing and selling into these regions. Wing Safety Staff have vast global knowledge in Technical Protective Clothing from general protective clothing to hazardous protective clothing, hence the reason Wing Safety also contributes towards the development of the SABS National Standards and serves in the various technical committees at the South African Bureau of Standards.

WS – Vision

With a growing team of 119 people, who are passionate and experienced in all aspects of enhancing workplace safety, our focus is to expand our product lines and drive our ambition to empower, train and create meaningful jobs for our people. As our profession saves lives and keeps workers safe, we take this commitment seriously. Hence our tagline “Wing Safety – WHEN IT MATTERS THE MOST.”

WS – Mission

Manufacture Workwear with enhanced product value at reasonable prices”. No compromise on worker safety because peoples’ lives depend on us. Our Product Value: Safe, Comfortable, Durable, Technical, and Functional.

Together with the support of our customers we make “Made in South Africa” a reality.

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WS – Philosophy

We adopted the best practice philosophy whereby the best uses the best.

WS – Quality

We only use local SABS Approved Suppliers for all fabrics, components, and trims used in our Garments.

WS – Compliance

We comply with the Local Content Policy outlined by the Government. Quality Accreditation: SABS SANS 434:2018 APPROVED (PERMIT No:11247/17634)