Personal protective equipment is means that protect the user against one or more health or safety risks. Personal protective equipment (BPM) must provide appropriate protection against the risk for which it is intended. The person who uses the PPE must be able to carry out the work normally with appropriate and the best possible protection. There should be no risk or hindrance to the person using the PPE.
Personal protective equipment is classified in three categories in the directive:
– Simple protective equipment of which the user can assess the level of protection himself.
– Average (neither simple nor advanced) protective equipment that protects against moderate risks.
– Advanced protective equipment that protects the user against danger to life or serious, permanent injury and where the user cannot identify the risks themselves and in a timely manner.
The use of personal protective equipment is important to reduce occupational risks. Working conditions legislation obliges an employer to make all safety equipment available and to use them as much as possible.
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