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Occupational personal protective equipment, commonly known as PPE, can safeguard workers against many injury and illness hazards and exposures found in some work environments.

What Are Personal Protective Equipment Standards

ASSP offers a selection of ANSI/ISEA standards that cover a wide range of protective gear, including disposable coveralls, air sampling devices, high-visibility apparel and accessories, decontamination showers, insulating apparel, first-aid kits, emergency eyewashes and showers and hand, head, eye and face protection.

Personal_Protective_EquipmentWhy Use Personal Protective Equipment Standards

Safety professionals can use these standards to ensure that the PPE used in their workplaces meet minimum performance and labeling requirements. This equipment protects workers against impacts, cuts and abrasions, toxic agents and other injury and illness risks.

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