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1 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Tool Box Talk

2 Protective Clothing Many accidents occur because people on site do not pay sufficient attention to their own health and safety. You can do a great deal to protect yourself simply by knowing what is available, wearing the correct clothing and using the protective equipment appropriate to your job. The Company provides you with the required PPE for your role.

3 Protective Clothing Suitable protective clothing for persons working out of doors in rain, snow, sleet or hail and low temperatures. Suitable protective clothing for persons working with materials such as asbestos or asbestosbased materials, lead, cement or concrete. Eye protectors or shields where work activities / processes being carried out are likely to cause eye injuries. Respirators or breathing apparatus as protection against dust or fumes or lack of oxygen.

4 Protective Clothing Safety nets, harnesses, lines, etc. to prevent falls where it is not practicable to provide working platforms. Ear protectors where it is not practicable to reduce noise below an exposure level of 85 decibels (85 db (A). Safety Helmets. Steel toe capped footwear is now recommended on building / construction sites and for some jobs it is mandatory.

5 PPE Requirements You are required by law to co-operate and wear such clothing and equipment where the circumstances demand it, store it in an appropriate place and report any defects.

6 Foot Protection Two main causes of foot injuries are: Treading on sharp objects, such as nails, which pierce the soles of the foot. Objects dropping causing crush injuries Both types of injury can be minimised by the use of proper safety footwear. It is essential that you were your safety boots at all times.

7 Eye Protection Eye protection must be worn by you where there is a risk of injury to the eyes. In your own interest, make sure you wear protective goggles or glasses when instructed to do so. The eye protection that is provided must be suitable for you and must be replaced immediately if lost or damaged. You must take care of the eye protectors given to you. Remember you are on your last pair of eyes!

8 Hearing Protection Remember, deafness caused by excessive noise at work develops very gradually, but cannot be cured once the damage has been done. So-called "getting used to noise" can mean that there is already some hearing loss. Take proper precautions to protect your hearing. Before working in a noisy environment, remember the following: Where noise levels are shown to be excessive, personal ear protection must be worn at all times. Whether ear-plugs or ear protectors are used, they must fit perfectly and be treated carefully.

9 Hearing Protection Continued Ear protectors should be regularly inspected to make sure they are undamaged. Ear plugs must be fitted correctly and inserted in the ear with clean hands. Hearing protection must be worn in all areas where hearing protection warning signs are displayed. Remember you don t get used to noise, you just go deaf!

10 Maintenance Make sure equipment is well looked after and properly stored when it is not being used, for example in a dry, clean cupboard, or in the case of smaller items, such as eye protection, in a box or case. Ensure that equipment is kept clean and in good repair.

11 Q&A Exercise Please complete your answers on the sheet provided.

12 Question 1 What does PPE stand for?

13 Question 2 Why do we need to wear PPE?

14 Question 3 Name 3 different types of PPE

15 Question 4 Name 3 hazards that may occur if PPE isn t worn?

16 Question 5 What do we have to do to ensure that PPE is maintained properly?

17 Answers Please check your answers on the following slides.

18 Question 1 What does PPE stand for? Personal Protective Equipment

19 Question 2 Why do we need to wear PPE? To protect the health and safety of ourselves whilst working.

20 Question 3 Name 3 different types of PPE Protective Clothing Head Protection Foot Protection Eye Protection

21 Question 4 Name 3 hazards that may occur if PPE isn t worn? Any named injuries to individuals

22 Question 5 What do we have to do to ensure that PPE is maintained properly? Ensure that it is well looked after and properly stored when not being used. E.g. in a dry clean cupboard or smaller items in a box or case

23 Personal Protective Equipment How well did you do?

24 Thank You For Your Time...Any Questions? Please speak to Mark Rudd Please can you sign the Record of Training sheet.

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