From safety helmets, eye protection, gloves, dust mask respirator, to safety shoes, there are many different personal protective gears that one should wear to protect themselves against the safety and health risks at work. But when it comes to workplaces like road construction sites, High-Visibility Safety Apparel (HVSA) is known to be one of the most important.
As per a report by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (LBS), workers getting struck by mobile equipment and vehicle are the most cRead more »
Construction workers are at high risk for asbestos exposure. Even though asbestos is banned in more than 55 countries, it can still be found in several construction materials like flooring, insulation, roofing etc.Read more »
Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) is issued in certain work environments to protect workers from the inhalation of hazardous substances; such as gases, solvents, powdered chemicals and sprays. Whether it’s a helmet, visor, hood or mask, the importance of RPE in the workplace can’t be stressed enough…Read more »
When you go to work, it’s easy to avoid physical hazards, but what about invisible threats? Wearing protective masks is a simple way to avoid hazardous gases and substances - especially asbestos, which is still a big threat to those working in the construction industry...Read more »