Protective Equipment

The purpose of personal protective equipment (PPE) is to reduce employee exposure to hazards when engineering and administrative controls are not feasible or effective to reduce these risks to acceptable levels. Our first class PPE safety training videos assist in training proper PPE methodology, to ensure compliance in the workplace. OSHA requires the use of personal protective equipment to reduce employee exposure to hazards. Ensure your workforce understands PPE by utilizing our professionally produced personal protective equipment safety video series to assist in required training.

Employers are required to determine if PPE should be used to protect their workers. Practices of occupational safety and health can use hazard controls and interventions to mitigate workplace hazards, which pose a threat to the safety and quality of life of workers. The hierarchy of hazard control provides a policy framework which ranks the types of hazard controls in terms of absolute risk reduction. Personal Protective Equipment training videos have been specifically created to assist facilities in complying with OSHA's Standard on PPE with Topics including: Review of OSHA's PPE Standard, PPE for eye and face hazards, PPE for respiratory hazards, PPE for head hazards, PPE for foot hazards, PPE for electrical hazards, and PPE for hand and finger hazards.

Workplace injuries affect all types of people doing all types of work. Each year over 570,000 workers are injured, at a cost to employers of over $100 billion annually. Government surveys show that the most common cause of workplace injuries today is due to employees not using proper PPE. Virtually everyone will experience one or more on the job injuries during their working life. In most cases appropriate equipment is readily available, yet employees do not recognize the need for this equipment, or take the time to use it. Make sure your employees understand the proper use of PPE. Use our PPE safety training videos to provide critical training to mitigate preventable mishaps.