Electrical PPE - 2017

PPE Mistakes, Part 2

Avoid these PPE mistakes.

Do you make any of these mistakes with PPE?

  • Waiting until you’re in your work area to wear your safety glasses. This doesn’t make them last longer, but it does put your eyes at risk from the time you enter the gate (or plant door) until the time your glasses are on.
  • “Saving time” (or money) by using scratched (or pitted) safety glasses instead of replacing them. Damaged lenses cause eye strain and fatigue, two conditions that reduce your level

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