Find a reliable place to buy ear plugs from is hard, especially when you want to buy in bulk, using just a simple supermarket becomes non cost effective as they are usually sold in packs of 2 with the cheapest being around £1-2 each.
In this article we will be discussing the best place to buy ear plugs to defend your ears from potential hazards, breaking down the best way to find a reliable supplier and what type of ear protection would be best.
The trick in finding a reliable ear plugs provider
When buying any product it can be both difficult and confusing to find a reliable supplier, however using this simple method it is hard not to find the right match. The ear plugs market isn’t one of much variety but there is a large supplier base, from your supermarket chains to PPE suppliers.
Ear defenders or ear protectors are part of the wider range of products called PPE which is a series of protection based equipment designed to reduce the effect of hazards on the body. PPE includes any product that protects the eyes, ears, head, body, skin and lungs, this means that ear plugs directly come under the PPE market which increased the demand and supply significantly.
To make your decision on who to purchase from you should follow these 3 simple rules:
Talk with a related community
There is a whole range of communities both online and locally that will help you talk with people that are having the same problems as you. In those communities there will be a list of suppliers who they use which will allow you to make a decision based upon what other individuals use.
So you have spoken to some people in the community now it’s time to do some research based upon what they have said. Look up the company they have suggested online ensure they have a strong presence both on and offline, take a look at any and all of the latest reviews. This will allow you to read all of the feedback from other who have used this service not just the people you have spoken to in the community.
Pick the provider
Now you have seen a bunch of reviews and recommendation now it’s your turn to make the discussion, you should have a narrowed down list of suppliers who sell ear plugs. If you don’t then go over the previous step to reduce the list down to a final few. If you do then excellent, look at each of them on both website appearance, any payment securities and how much the item costs. Please be sure to compared apple for apple (a like for like product), it’s easy to compare two completely different on products on price but not on durability and other features.
We would always recommend a provider that is both reliable and has a 99.9% positive feedback for its customers, we do this because without the customers a company is nothing. By being reliable a company can ensure they keep their customers both happy and regular. Think of the big product giants like amazon they send out millions of products every day and their customer retention is extremely high.
When choosing your ear plugs ensure you but them for the correct purpose, as there is two different types rubber and foam, although they provide similar protection they have different levels of comfort. We purchase all our PPE equipment from the companies on this Top 5 PPE suppliers list.