Hand Protection!

Over here at Cope Africa we have stated from time to time that our main focus is Safety. Not just any safety but safety that is of high calibre.

We believe that at one point in the universe Earthlings thought safety to be common sense but then they realized that it simply isn’t, if it was then we wouldn’t have safety training programs, safety trainers or safety legislations, we would simply just fall into the line of safety without thought or question, it would simply be one of mother nature’s best gift given to us. But we don’t and so we have to think of safety whenever we are about to do something that might or will leave us with a scar or two.

So safety should be at the heart of every human being in existence.

With that being said, we’d like to introduce you to our wide range of hand protection products, in other words, Safety Gloves.

First of all let’s talk about the hands, what do you know about your hands? What have you come to notice about them?
Apart from the internal organs and eyes the hands are pretty much one of the most used organs on the body, ever thought about it? From birth your hands have always been there moving in any direction because they can’t stay still.

“As babies, we use our hands to explore the world, first bringing new objects to the mouth and later developing hand-eye co-ordination to grasp what we want. When feeding, babies often claw or stroke whatever they can reach, whether their mother’s breast, a feeding bottle or clothing. Gradually, the child may fix this clutching motion on a particular rag or cuddly toy – the “transitional object”, in child development terms – and this transference to an object that is “neither her nor me” assists the emotional separation from the mother or primary carer.
So, Leader argues, as adults we feel impelled to keep restless fingers busy by tapping a mobile phone or fondling a string of worry beads.”- Darian Leader.

But away from that, let’s get back to what we really came here for.

Hand Protection!

Our innovative, high-performance hand protection products are designed to provide optimum protection for workers who are exposed to hazards such as: skin absorption of harmful substances, severe cuts or lacerations, severe abrasions, punctures, chemical burns, thermal burns and harmful temperature extremes that’s why we put a “Safety Always” tag on the hands of our customers because if the hands were to not exist on the human body work wouldn’t be done accordingly, i don’t think anything could be done.
Hands play a major role in our daily lives that’s why we have decided to offer you protection for the your hands.

Below is a list of gloves in stock. Enjoy.

Latex Gloves.


Latex gloves are natural material, made out of rubber.  They are a popular choice of protective glove for medical or industrial use.


  • Fit like a second skin
  • Have a high level of touch sensitivity
  • Are good for wearing for an extended amount of time
  • Work well for high-risk situations involving infectious material
  • Are cost-effective
  • Are lightly powdered, making it easier to put on
  • Are very elastic and strong
  • Are biodegradable

Split Leather Gloves.


Although “split-leather” is the term that you’ll most likely hear being tossed back and forth between members of the glove industry, there’s another layman’s term for it: Suede.

This here is Split Leather with Cotton Back.


  • Industrial and commercial use
  • Leather fingertips
  • Durable hand protection
  • 2-1/2 in. safety cuff for extra wrist protection
  • Breathable cotton backing
  • One size fits all

Cut Resistant Gloves.


This is pretty much self-explanatory.

But just incase.



  • Seamless 13 gauge high-density HPPE fiber liner provides cool comfort and good cut resistance
  • High-density polyethylene fiber is 10 times stronger than steel and 40% stronger than Aramid fibers
  • PU palm coating offers outstanding tactility and dexterity with superior resistance to abrasion and tear


Water/Chemical Resistant PVC Gloves.


These PVC gloves are coated over a two piece cotton interlock liner. PVC has good resistance to aqueous solutions, detergents, oils, acids and bases. PVC also has good abrasion resistance.


  • Chemical handling
  • Construction
  • Handling oils, acids and caustics
  • Petro-Chemical
  • General Maintenance
  • Agriculture



Gloves made of DuPont™ Kevlar® string knit fibers are used for general purpose work applications to provide cut and abrasion resistance, using high performance yarns, to further protect the hands when working with sharp objects. Various material weights provide longer durability or additional dexterity where needed.


  • 7 gauge 100% Dupont(TM) Kevlar® Fibers
  • PVC dots on 2 sides
  • Heavy weight
  • CPPT Level 3


  • Manufacturing
  • Food service
  • Glass handling
  • HVAC
  • Warehousing

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-by Victor.


Smart Shoes!

The Shoe industry is one of ever-expanding nature just like the rest of the industries across the globe.
Let me ask you this; What comes to your mind when you hear or see the word shoe? The shoes you have in your collection? The shoes you fancy? The casual, office or safety shoes?
Nonetheless, which ever type of shoe comes to your mind it all leads to one thing, shoes are a necessity!
Before this current age of design and technology, shoes had one purpose and that purpose was to protect the feet from thorns, rocks and people getting foot cracks, of course this was when mankind once again got fed up of the earth and its ways so he decided to make his life easier and even more withstandarable(if that’s even a real word) but you get the point.
Soon, later on one person couldn’t stand the appearance of certain shoes so they decided to make their own design and hence the birth of these different designs around us.

The main shoes Cope Africa offers are safety shoes, yes, the shoes with the sole purpose of foot protection. Reinforced with the finest materials and made with the best technics from the best factories across the globe.

But do you also know that we also, offer Smart shoes? Shoe’s you can wear to work? Hell, even to your wedding.
Don’t believe me? Witness for yourself.


The Claw Parabellum.

Tell me it doesn’t look nice.

Description: SABS Black PARABELLUM Shoe
Identification: Black corrected grain leather shoe with G4 (government specification) rubber sole
Sizes: Mens from size 3 – 13
Uses: Security / officer formal dress shoe

Upper: Corrected grain bovine leather upper
Lining: Super comfortable – Highly absorbent PU lining Non Woven Backer
Insock: Shock absorbent padded PU
Sole: Genuine G4 (government specification) rubber – very hard wearing with sole stitch

Light weight
Tough, smart & stylish.
You can also order one in brown colour.


The Corporate Smart Shoe.

Description: Black corrected grain leather shoe with G4 (government specification) soles
Identification: Black Leather CG sides with rubber sole
Sizes: Unisex from size 6 – 12
Uses: Security / Officer, formal dress shoe

Upper: Corrected grain bovine leather shoe
Lining: Super comfortable highly absorbent PU lining, Non Woven Backer
Insock: Shock absorbent padded PU
Sole: Genuine Rubber very hard wearing G4 sole with Blake stitched sole

Light weight
Tough, smart & stylish

And Lastly…

self-explanatory this one.


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-by Victor.

Fire Fighting Equipment

What comes to your mind?
The vivid colour produced by the flame, the warmth it produces on a cold winter day, the pain it inflicts that gives you memories of your mother telling you to not play with fire when you were still a kid or maybe the smoke that comes off after the burning flame has seized?
I’m sure all of this comes to your mind.

Fire has been with for more than 200, 000 years and ever since then man has been trying to control it. Throughout the years, we had fire in our grasps and sometimes fire had us in it’s grasps.

Fire Fighting, as we all know, is an act of extinguishing fire. A fire-fighter suppresses and extinguishes the fire to save lives and prevent the destruction of property and of course the environment.

Fire fighting has been around since the Rule of Augustus in ancient Rome with the evidence of fire-fighting machinery in use in Ancient Egypt.
A quite rudimental start for fire fighting before the 17th Century both in Europe and the United States.

Fast forward to today, Fire-Fighting Equipment is a must in each and every building. Whether home, office or any public place you can think of.
You see, sometimes waiting for the Fire Brigade to come and bring down that fire is a time waster and as they say, “Money is Time“, so if you were supposed to be working on a project and then a fire broke out and you wanted to stop it but you couldn’t because you didn’t install any fire extinguishers or hydrants in your workplace you’d have to wait for the Fire Truck to come your way.

Oh, how much time(money) you’d have lost by then.

Don’t stress over it, there’s a lot of companies that sell Fire-Fighting Equipment, for instance Cope Africa.

Yes, we do sell the finest Fire-Fighting equipment out there.

Fire Blankets.


Fire Smoke Masks.

Fire Smoke Escape Mask (1)

Fire Extinguishers.


For more Safety Products sold by us kindly visit Cope Africa.

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-by Victor

Work Wear Meant for the Job.

Cope Africa is a bulk supplier of safety products including safety wear for the mining industry, traffic departments, protective and reflective clothing for the protection against chemical damage and a number of of other safety clothing products.

Often those employed within trade industries elect to be outfitted in workwear because it is built to provide durability and safety.

Types of work wear  , Dust Coats , 2 Piece Work suits, 1 Piece Overalls (Boiler suits),  Maids uniforms, Chefs uniform, Mining Quality Work Wear, and any other type of work clothes to suit specific applications.

Some of the makes available, JAVLIN, JONNSON, Mammoth, Delta Plus ,Sweet-Orr , Bull , Endurance, CAT Work Wear.

There are many different qualities for applications, such as, Fire retardant, Acid resistant, Fire fighting, Furnace applications, Anti- Pneumonia 100% Cotton,  Poly cotton, also various thickness’ of the Materials.

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A Welder’s World

Cope Africa is all about Safety and it is through this safety that our customers remain happy and fulfilled.

One of our happy customers is the Welder who is helpful to the creation of any building that we see around us in our day to day lives. But he wouldn’t be helpful if he never had the right tools for these buildings.

And that, that is where We come in…


We Stocks welding products such as…

Arc Welders


Welding Helmets


Welding Gloves


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Also in stock are Electrode Holders, Earth Clamps, Welding Cable Kits, Welding Lenses, Welding Cables (SABS Approved) etc.

For these and more welding products visit our Welding Page and for inquiries visit our Contact Page.

A Safe Reflective World

Reflective products are used in many applications to achieve high levels of safety. They are used on vehicles, on bicycles, motorbikes, on safety posts, at various points in buildings, at events, airports on people as in reflective clothing.

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The Importance of Reflective Products.

As earlier stated, reflective products can be used in many applications to achieve high levels of safety. The most common places or items where they are found is on Road signs, Cars, Police officers coordinating traffic and Aircraft Marshaller or Landing Signal Officers.

Reflective Tape.



One of the vital tapes in society, reflective tape proves to be worthy of its name. As you can see even in dim light it still shines. This is used in every place where safety is conserned, on cars, bicycles, motorbikes, road signs and so on and so forth.

Reflective Vests and Bids.


Another important member of the Reflective family is the reflective vest which is the most common. Reflective vests are found in every safety organisation around the world. From Landing signal officers at airports to security guards at major cooperate companies.


On the other hand there is the Reflective Bid who’s work is practically the same as the reflective vest. Except it is not widely used as the vest.

Reflective Jackets.


Usually found on Police Officers riding motorbikes during the night or on cold winter days. The Reflective Jacket is both warm to wear and safety standardised. Not only is it worn by Polices Officers but also by Firemen.

Reflective Vinyl.


Mainly found on cars, reflective vinyl is a type of tape similar to that of the reflective tape only that it is much bigger in length and width than tape. Most police cars have this reflective vinyl on their bodies. Not only is it found on Police cars but also on Vans as advertising sign.

Here at Cope Africa we supply a wide range of reflective products, CONTACT US for pricing and advice.

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