What is Personal Protective Equipment
Personal Protective Equipment, otherwise known as PPE refers to clothing and equipment used to protect a person from one or more risks. PPE will vary depending on an individuals role however it can include the likes of safety footwear, hard hats, high visibility clothing, eye protection, life jackets, safety harnesses and respirators.
PPE also covers weatherproof clothing it is necessary for the protection of employees. This can include waterproof clothing and insulated clothing.Continue reading