INFORMATION, TRAINING & INSTRUCTION

Personal Protective Equipment Information, Training & Instruction Workers must be provided with enough information, training and instruction on when to use PPE and how to: use, fit and wear it including any adjustments that may be needed carry out repair or...

SHARING PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

Sharing PPE Most PPE is provided for the personal use of a worker. However, PPE may be shared in some circumstances, for example where PPE is only required for limited periods. Shared PPE must be properly cleaned and disinfected before it is used again to ensure there...

MAINTENANCE

Personal Protective Maintenance Proper care and maintenance is essential to ensure PPE continues to provide the necessary level of protection. Look for broken or damaged components before using PPE and repair or replace it as needed. Replace PPE that has expired or...
PPE SELECTION

PPE SELECTION

Selecting Personal Protective Equipment Check the PPE is a suitable size and fit for each worker. Respiratory protective equipment, for example, requires a good facial seal. If PPE is comfortable to wear and workers are involved in choosing it, they will be more...