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Document ID (ISN)59691
CIS number 93-409
Year 1992
Convention or series no. CNA CSST 153 INSAI RSSL 153 SUVA SBA 153
Author(s) Marti B.
Title Personal protective equipment. A guide for employers and safety specialists
Original title Persönliche Schutzausrüstungen - Eine Einführung für Arbeitgeber und Sicherheitsfachleute [in German]
Equipaggiamenti individuali di protezione - Una guida pratica per i datori di lavoro e gli addetti alla sicurezza [in Italian]
Equipements individuels de protection - Présentation pour les employeurs et les spécialistes de la sécurité [in French]
Bibliographic information Cahiers suisses de la sécurité au travail, Caisse nationale d'assurance en cas d'accidents, Case postale, 6200 Lucerne, Switzerland, Dec. 1992, 87p. Illus. 13 ref.
Abstract This training guide provides information on Swiss legislation applying to personal protective equipment and its selection criteria and safety requirements. Chapter 3 provides advice on how to convince workers to wear the equipment and to accept being obliged to wear it. Equipment dealt with: hair protection equipment, safety helmets, safety spectacles, face and eye protectors, hearing protectors, safety gloves, arm protectors, safety shoes, respirators, work and protective clothing, fall protection.
Descriptors (primary) Switzerland; training material; personal protective equipment
Descriptors (secondary) training manuals; safety guides; directive; legislation
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceSwitzerland
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Personal protection
OSH training