So, if the time comes when you have to purchase custom lanyards for workers, employees of your organization, and you don’t have any idea that how to choose the best lanyard then this article is going to help you out and your problem will be 100% solved.
Custom lanyards are available in different styles, in different colors with different logos. Now a day it is not a difficult task to purchase new supplies. Here are five major things which you need to consider at the time of lanyards purchasing.
What is your style?
There are many styles available in lanyards, so there is a lot of choices. Nowadays, round braid and flat braid are very common and give a good look. If you want a simple style, then you must try round braid or flat braid lanyard. If you want, good environment then should check out eco-friendly lanyards. These lanyards are made up of recycled plastic or bamboo, which gives a good look. Some lanyards have the ability to disconnect your ID card or other objects even when you are still wearing that lanyard, such as option braid and optic wave. If you want something, which is more fashionable, then you must try beaded and imitation leather lanyards. If you want to show your support for different causes like curing cancer, then you can use awareness lanyards. Likewise, reflective lanyards also promote safety. You also have options about choosing length and width of lanyards. But there is a standard length which is 36 inches and 3/8” to 5/8” width.
To break-away or not break-away:
Lanyards are also available as a breakaway or not breakaway. Breakaway lanyards are able to disconnect and are safer, if someone tries to grab your lanyard then it will simply open so the person won’t be injured. So the breakaway lanyard is safe to use. On the other hand, the not breakaway lanyard may be the cause of injury in this case. So if the safety is your first concern, then you must go for breakaway lanyards for yourself and for your employees.
A final addition is needed for your lanyard. If you want a crimp you should choose one of these, you try either nickel-plated crimp or a black oxide crimp.
Attachment of Lanyard:
You can use split key ring or lanyard hook for attachment.
You have to choose the color, graphics, text and display according to organization’s logo.