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safety

safety vocabulary

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Hard hat A hard hat is a type of helmet predominantly used in workplace environments such as industrial or construction sites to protect the head from injury due to falling objects, impact with other objects, debris, rain, and electric shock.
Ear plugs one of the most common reasons to use ear plugs is to reduce the amount of sound that enters our ears and to prevent any new loss of hearing.
Respirator Particulate respirators are "air-purifying respirators" because they clean particles out of the air as you breathe.
Vest The mesh material allows for faster drying time and reduces the overall weight of the vest with High Visibility.
Fire retardant jacket Fire-retardant fabrics are those that have undergone chemical treatment to acquire some of the same properties flame-resistant fabrics inherently have.
Face shield A face shield is a device used to protect wearer's entire face from impact hazard such as flying objects and road debris, chemical splashes, or potentially infectious fluids.
Safety glasses protective eye wear that usually enclose or protect the area surrounding the eye in order to prevent particulates, water or chemicals from striking the eyes.
Coveralls They protect the body like a piece personal protective equipment
Cut resistant gloves Cut-resistant gloves are those designed to protect the wearer's hands from cuts while working with sharp tools. They can be divided into metal mesh gloves, cut-and-sewn, and seamless knitted gloves.
Sleeves Insulating or exothermic sleeves are used to increase the yield in foundry practice. Each of the sleeve manufacturer provides a large variety of sleeves in different sizes.
Dust mask A dust mask is a flexible pad held over the nose and mouth by elastic or rubber straps to protect against dusts encountered during construction
Nomex hood Common fabrics include 100 percent Nomex or similar Aramid and PBI, P-84, and Nomex blended with flame-resistant Lenzing (rayon) or Kevlar.
Steel toe boots is a durable boot or shoe that has a protective reinforcement in the toe which protects the foot from falling objects or compression, usually combined with a mid sole plate to protect against punctures from below.
Boots is a durable boot or shoe that has a protective reinforcement in the toe which protects the foot from falling objects or compression, usually combined with a mid sole plate to protect against punctures from below.
Chaps protective leather Arm Chaps are designed to keep your arm, wrist and hand comfortably supported, protected and warm, while still allowing total freedom of movement in the fingers. A convenient zipper allows custom airflow and fit.
Full body suit designed to protect the full body from harmful objects.
Harness designed for ascending and descending on ropes.
Goggles protects the eye from chemicals or things that may cause you to be blind
Gloves protects the hand from dangerous objects
Welding helmet protects the face from sparks and from blinding eyes.
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