What do you need to know about PPE?
Personal protective equipment (PPE) is important because it minimizes your exposure to environmental hazards on the job. From your hat to your boots, all personal protective equipment should be chosen carefully. If you use PPE in your job, you should implement a
PPE program that addresses the hazards present in your workplace monitors the PPE’s effectiveness.
Did you know you are required to train each of your workers who use personal protective equipment (PPE) to know:
- When it is necessary
- What kind is necessary
- How to properly put it on, adjust it, wear it and take it off
- The limitations of the equipment
- Proper care, maintenance, useful life and disposal of the equipment
What kind of PPE do you use on the job? Tell us @GreatPlainsSHO.
If you need help selecting the perfect PPE or training your team, get in touch. We have programs designed for a wide range of industries covering a wide range of topics that keep you and your team safe.
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