Personal Protection

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Damaging Decibels: Tips to Prevent Hearing Loss

Prolonged exposure to sounds that measure 85 decibels and higher can damage your hearing. Get valuable tips for protecting your hearing at work.

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Use Other Safety Controls First, PPE is the Last Defense

PPE is often used as the only protection for serious safety risks, but there are 4 other controls to be implemented first. PPE is the last line of defense.

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Face Shields: When Workers Need More Than Safety Glasses

Workers should always wear protection for their eyes and when needed wearing a face shield may be crucial to avoid a potentially permanent injury.

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Choose the Best Foot Protection for the Work Environment

You need protection top to bottom and foot protection is important for many jobs. Here's how to choose the best foot protection for your work environment.

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Visibility Requirements and Safety Tips for Safety Vests

There are different types and classes of safety vests and every worker should have a well-fitting safety vest that meets the requirements for the job site.

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PPE Body Protection Designed to Protect Workers on the Job

Employees should be trained to know when whole-body personal protective equipment is required to protect workers from on-the-job hazards.

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OSHA Standards for Hearing Protection: Avoid Hearing Loss

Workers exposed to high levels of noise can suffer permanent hearing loss. Understand responsibilities and rights when it comes to hearing protection.

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Workplace PPE: Protect Your Eyes and Avoid Injuries on the Job

Eye injuries are one of the most common workplace incidents across all industries. Are you doing everything you can to protect your eyes on the job?

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PPE is Important: Hazards That May Cause Eye Injuries

Each day about 2000 U.S. workers have a job-related eye injury that requires medical treatment. That's why wearing required eye protection at work is critical.

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Common Dangers and How Gloves Can Prevent Hand Injuries

If hands are one of our most important assets, then why do more than a million workers end up in the emergency room with hand injuries every year?

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Hard Hats are Important PPE in the Construction Industry

Protecting workers from potential head injuries is a critical component of any workplace safety program, especially in the construction industry.

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Hard Hat PPE Rules Aren't Just For Construction Sites

Throwing on a hard hat when you are in the warehouse or headed to a job site is a great habit, but it's also important to know why it's required.

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When Respiratory Protection is Required for Maximum Safety

Where toxic substances are present in the workplace and engineering controls are inadequate to reduce or eliminate them, respirators are necessary.

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5 Key Elements of a Great Corporate Eye Safety Program

Here is a guide of the five key elements that will ensure the best safety and return-on-investment for any corporate prescription eye safety program.

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Understand Your Rights Regarding PPE in the Workplace

Learn more about the most important points to discuss during your next safety meeting or toolbox talk on eye safety and preventing eye injuries on the job.

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