Stones, sands, and clays which contain considerable amounts of crystalline silica are used to make tiles and concrete. The dust particles which are produced while cutting these materials are hazardous to health and can even turn fatal. Therefore, it is important to use methods that can control dust in such environments and wear protective equipment such as a dust mask with filter.
When working with energized equipment, maintenance technicians and electricians need to select the right PPE Equipment for themselves. Wearing less than required PPE can cause harm and even led to death and wearing more PPE will cause hindrance in performing your tasks.
The initial PPE Regulations was revoked by The New European Union 2016/425 Standard for PPE Regulation on 21st April 2018. The main aim of this new regulation is to regulate and set guidelines for various products divisions and their products in the European Market.
Disposable protective clothing is the right choice for working in a sterile or an extremely dirty environment. Some work environments require an added layer of safety and for that, it’s essential to wear personal protective equipment (PPE).
Working in extreme weather conditions or work environments that involves enduring high temperatures, are definitely the toughest one to survive. The challenges of working in extreme temperature environments are that the body of the workers gets stressed. Most of the work environments are too warm that causes heat stress and heat stroke.