Personal Protective Equipment is protective clothing designed to protect individual workers from health and safety risks at work, Personal Protective Equipment Includes, head protection, ear protection, eye protection, face protection, respiratory protection and all round protection for the individual in general.
personal protective equipment is warn to to reduce the risk of injury in hazardous areas, where other measures are not able to provide full protection, in this case personal protective equipment is requires and must be provided free of charge to employees.
We have many different types of personal protective equipment here, with a massive range of personal protective equipment from portwest your sure to find exactly what you need.
is is the duty of an employer to provide (PPE) to their workers at work. PPE is comes in the form of equipment and clothing that is designed to protect workers from health and safety risks in the working enviroment. (the categories above give a clear example of the types of PPE that are available.)
The Importance Of PPE
PPE is an important requirement, even in some working environments where safe work controls have been applied, there is still the possibility of hazards that require the use of ppe, these are usually related to contaminated air, falling debris, corrosive substances and extreme temperatures. in all of these cases it is required by the employer to provide ppe to their workers free of charge
Choosing The Right Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
If you are an employer that needs specific PPE (Personal protective equipment) for one or more of your workers it is best to ask the individual who will be using the PPE about sizing and other compatibility issues, you can also call a member of staff here to ask any questions you might have about PPE, in our PPE section all of our products are (CE) marked and conform to the standards that are set out by regulatory industries.
Using PPE Personal Protective Equipment
it is an employers duty to ensure that your employees are trained properly and know how to use their personal protective equipment as well as knowing when and where to use it, if you are ever unsure about PPE please seek professional advice from a specialist