Information about personal protective equipment (PPE) standards, regulations, best practices and PPE safety tips. Covering a range of PPE including head protection, hearing protection, eye protection, respiratory protection, foot protection, protective clothing and more.
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Fall Protection

Mitigating Slips, Trips and Falls in the Workplace

June 22, 2023
Preventative measures and a strong safety culture can help protect workers from slips, trips and falls.
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Eye, Face & Head

Safety Starts at the Top—and with Better Head Protection

May 12, 2023
It’s time to reconsider what head protection you provide construction workers because safety has lasting repercussions for employers and employees alike.
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Protecting Construction Workers Against Extreme Temperatures

April 17, 2023
The right PPE can help workers maintain healthy and safe body temperatures while minimizing the risk of heat-related illness or injury.
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Hearing Protection

Regulatory Update: EEOC Issues New Guidance on Hearing Disabilities

Feb. 20, 2023
ADA interpretation seeks to address safety concerns.
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Top 10 OSHA Violations of 2022

Oct. 31, 2022
There isn't much of a surprise here—unless you consider that most of the violations are repeat offenders.


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The Future of PPE

Nov. 10, 2021
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The Great Resignation — an Opportunity to Rethink Your PPE Offerings

Aug. 2, 2021
Keeping workers happy as well as safe starts by supplying personal protective equipment that fits well, feels good and that they’re proud to wear.
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OSHA Heat Standard Aimed at Indoor Workers

July 28, 2021
Will impact manufacturers, warehouses and distribution centers.
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Hearing Protection

Regulatory Update: Midwest OSHA Makes Noise a Priority

July 23, 2021
New regional emphasis program takes aim at manufacturers.
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COVID-19 Crisis

Workers Should Still Wear Masks in the Workplace, Survey Finds

June 29, 2021
A majority of U.S. adults surveyed say that employees, even fully vaccinated employees, should continue to mask up at work.