The importance of PPE

Burson, Richard
July 1997
Pit & Quarry;Jul97, Vol. 90 Issue 1, pQS16
Trade Publication
Discusses the importance of personal protective equipment (PPE) in injury prevention in the quarrying industry. Steel-toed work shoes, safety glasses and hard hats for truck drivers and mobile equipment operators; Leather gloves and full face shields for welders or workers using cutting torches or grinding tools; Locks for employees in locking out or de-energizing equipment. INSETS: It's not just dust in the wind.;What does MSHA require?..


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