98% of employees surveyed say that they have seen others not wearing PPE when they should have been. To some it may seem like a hassle or nusense, but personal protective equipment (PPE) is designed to help make sure you get home safe and in some workplaces it's mandatory.
PPE is designed to protect employees from serious workplace injuries and illnesses resulting from contact with chemical, radiological, physical, electrical, or mechanical hazards. The importance of PPE is paramount, as it provides the last line of defence against an injury.
In this Personal Protective Equipment Infographic we've compiled some intesting facts about usage habits and why it's important to use your safety equipment properly.
Download the Personal Protective Equipment Infographic PDF here.