The term ‘personal protective equipment is used to describe a wide range of items that are worn by workers in the workplace.
Personal Protective Equipment is essential to ensure worker safety. It helps prevent injuries and illnesses caused by dangerous conditions at work. PPE is important because it prevents injuries and illness.
Workers should always follow the instructions for the proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE). They must wear the correct type, size, and style of PPE that matches their job duties. Workers also need to know how to properly do and doff PPE. Donning refers to putting on a piece of PPE; doing means removing or taking off a piece of PPE.