The Roughneck safety shovels are designed specifically to reduce the possibility of damage to underground utilities while digging. These shovels are manufactured to the highest standard using top grade material.
Specially designed curved cutting edge with lip.
One piece forged steel head
Heavy-duty treaded blade
Hardened and tempered
Lightweight solid fibreglass handle
Ergonomic soft-feel “D” grip
The fibreglass handled safety shovel (sold separately) is for general purpose digging and excavation whereas the safety graft is better suited for breaking ground and digging in clay or stony ground. When working in the proximity of high voltage electric cables or gas pipes, the insulated safety shovel should be used.
Note on the insulated shovel and graft:
Each shovel is individually tested and conforms to BS8020:2011
Approved for use on live cables up to 1,000 Volts