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Document ID (ISN)58536
CIS number 92-1211
Year 1992
Convention or series no. HSE IACL56
Health and Safety Commission - Ceramics Industry Advisory Committee
Title Personal protective equipment
Bibliographic information Health and Safety Executive, Library and Information Services, Broad Lane, Sheffield S3 7HQ, United Kingdom, 1992. 11p. Illus. 3 ref.
Abstract This booklet advises on the provision and use of personal protective equipment (PPE) in the ceramics industry. The need for protective clothing is outlined along with the responsibilities of employers to provide appropriate clothing and guidance on how it should be worn and taken care of. The use of respirators and eye and ear protectors is also outlined.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; pottery industry; personal protective equipment; harmful substances
Descriptors (secondary) hearing protection; protective clothing; data sheet; respirators; legislation; face and eye protection
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Materials, glass and ceramics
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Personal protection
Glass, pottery and related materials