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We’re going to the RCN congress

The Royal College of Nursing Congress is the most important event of its kind in the UK nursing calendar and we’re delighted to be exhibiting. Held in Liverpool from 19 – 23 May, it’s targeted at nursing staff who attend to learn, develop, debate and share good practice. Having just won our second Queen’s Award […]

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Apr 30, 2019

We’ve won a second Queen’s Award for Enterprise!

We are delighted to have won a second Queen’s Award for Enterprise – this time for International Trade. Having first won in the Innovation category in 2016 for the research, development and launch of our ground-breaking Bloccs’ waterproof cast and dressing protectors, we have now received royal recognition for our global sales. In the last three years, we have increased exports by 105% to countries […]

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Apr 23, 2019

Bloccs proves perfect for Brae

It was 9am on Christmas Day and eight-year-old Brae was excitedly trying out the soccer goals present he’d just been given when a ball hit his wrist and broke it. Describing the ambulance service that quickly took him to Manning Hospital in Taree, New South Wales, as ‘sensational’, Brae’s mum, Kristy, explains the family were […]

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Feb 12, 2019

Bloccs’ range exhibited at US Orthopaedic Trauma Association meeting

Two members of our Bloccs’ team, Hannah and Chris, have just returned from the Orthopaedic Trauma Association’s (OTA) annual meeting in Orlando, Florida. It’s the first time that we’ve exhibited our products in the USA and we were delighted with the interest being shown by OTA members, including orthopaedic trauma surgeons, who visited our stand. […]

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Nov 7, 2018

Family trip to Sri Lanka saved by Bloccs

When Eilidh broke her arm just a week before a family vacation to Sri Lanka, her father Ewan thought water sports would definitely be off the agenda. However, with the help of a Bloccs protector, the family soon realised that couldn’t be further from the truth. Check out our photos below to see Eilidh trying […]

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Aug 15, 2018

Thanking the NHS

To celebrate the NHS turning 70, we’re actively encouraging our customers to thank their hospital when they’ve received outstanding care. As a long-established, Queen’s Award-winning firm, we use our specialist expertise in watertight rubber dry suit seal production to make Bloccs’ waterproof protectors for casts and dressings. Now sold globally, the covers come in a […]

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Jul 5, 2018

“One of the best travelled Bloccs’ protectors ever!”

We love hearing about how our award-winning Bloccs’ protectors save vacations worldwide. As specialists in the creation of dry suit seals and bespoke rubber fittings for medical products, we’ve used our expertise to develop the range and are proud of their positive impact on people’s lifestyles. The following review from Mairead O’Driscoll shows that Bloccs’ […]

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May 9, 2018

Summer success in Australia

It’s 2018 and whilst those of us in the UK have been shivering in recent weeks, temperatures in Australia have been soaring. It’s the height of summer there of course so lots of good reasons to head for the beach or pool to have some fun and cool down. This is the first season that […]

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Jan 25, 2018

New Bloccs waterproof elbow protector

We recently exhibited our new Bloccs waterproof elbow protectors at Medica 2017 – the first time that the new product has been exhibited publicly. Designed to keep a dressing, cast or PICC line dry whilst having a shower or bath, the re-usable adult and children’s covers are easily stretched over the elbow area to create […]

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Dec 1, 2017

MRS M J MCKECHNIE

Not only was it ideal for showering but it allowed my son to get in the water and enjoy the vacation.

★★★★★

Conor McArdle

Perfect for making friends at the pool, on the beach or indeed anywhere!

★★★★★

Russell Brinkley

It works wonderful! Fits snug on the arm and my bandages stayed nice and dry after each use.

★★★★★

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