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  1. Fall Protection Safety for Warehouse Workers

    fall protection safety for warehouse workers

    Warehouses are busy places, filled with hazardous equipment and space-consuming workstations. Fortunately, Industrial Hearing Protection can help in creating a safe environment. But things can quickly turn risky if the right measures aren't taken. The use of personal protective equipment is mandatory for any job that requires employees to work in a hazardous environment. The sheer number of situations and combinations of PPE available can make choosing the right PPE for a specific situation difficult. Here we will discuss the basics of choosing and implementing personal protective equipment practices that protect workers while extending the equipment's life.

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  2. Protection Against Biological Hazards from A Biological Attack or Hazardous Site

    A biological attack is a deliberate release of a pathogen or biotoxin to cause death or economic damage and could be focused on either humans, plants, or animals.

    There are two types of potential biological agents namely those that are transmissible and can spread between humans such as smallpox, Ebola or biological agents that are not contagious but are detrimental to health such as anthrax. 

    The most harmful biological agents including the above are categorised by the US homeland security as category A due to the fact that they are easily disseminated and/or contagious and lead to high mortality rates.

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  3. Healthcare Research Shows FFP3 masks Reduce Covid 19 Infections

     Healthcare Research Shows FFP3 masks Reduce Covid 19 Infections.

    The research highlights the inadequacies of using the simple loose-fitting fluid resistant surgical masks more designed to prevent the transfer of liquids droplets (Loose fit/ gaps around the face) & the benefits of using FFP3 respirators that are close fitting masks with filtration material designed to filter the smallest of particulates & aerosols.

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  4. A Buyer Guide to Spray Painting Mask in 2022

    a buyer guide to spray painting mask in 2022

    The weekend is the perfect time for millions of homeowners to paint their homes. Those who paint their homes do everything from the interior to the exterior. Those who paint their homes do everything from the interior to the exterior.

    Many people unfortunately are unaware of the potential dangers of fumes and pigments in paint and don't take the necessary precautions with spray masks and respirators. Paint masks are disposable after a few uses and prevent airborne particles from entering your lungs. They are small, cheap, and can be used again after a few uses. They can even reduce paint odors while they are worn. As a result of wearing a paint respirator, a person is protected from dust particles, microorganisms, fumes, vapors, and gases. A powered respirator provides a more effective way to protect the wearer.

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  5. A Guide to Respiratory Protective Equipment for Woodworking Projects

    Protective Equipment for Woodworking

    If you are someone who loves working with food, either as a volunteer enthusiast or as a professional, it is vital to ensure that you don't develop any respiratory diseases due to the nature of your work. While working on different projects, you get exposed to a lot of wood dust, fumes, chemicals and tiny particles that pose a threat to your respiratory system. These may also cause severe allergies, and sometimes, even cancer to those constantly being exposed to the toxins released while working with wood.

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