Personal protective equipment, commonly referred to as PPE, is equipment worn to minimize exposure to hazards that cause serious workplace injuries and illnesses. Specifically, PPE helps prevent harm that may result from contact with chemical, radiological, physical, electrical, mechanical, or other workplace hazards.
Per OSHA standards, employers must train employees on the following topics before issuing PPE. Our team of professional trainers can provide you with customized training program for your facility and will explain the principles of PPE and its protection:
- When PPE is necessary
- What PPE is necessary
- How to adjust and wear PPE
- Limitations, lifespan, and proper disposal of PPE