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safety

safety vocabulary

TermDefinition
hard hat a rigid protective helmet, as worn by factory and building workers.
ear plugs Definition of earplug. 1 : an ornament inserted in the lobe of the ear especially to distend it. 2 : a device of pliable material for insertion into the outer opening of the ear (as to keep out water or deaden sound)
respirator an apparatus worn over the mouth and nose or the entire face to prevent the inhalation of dust, smoke, or other noxious substances.
vest a sleeveless, close-fitting waist-length garment worn over a shirt, typically having no collar and buttoning down the front.
fire retardant jacket Primary protection refers to flame-resistant clothing that is designed to be worn during activities where the wearer will constantly be exposed to flames, radiant heat and potential molten substance splash.
face shield A face shield is a device used to protect wearer's entire face (or part of it) from impact hazard such as flying objects and road debris, chemical splashes (in industry), or potentially infectious fluid (in medical).
safety glasses glass that has been toughened or laminated so that it is less likely to splinter when broken.
coveralls a one-piece protective garment worn for heavy manual work
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 the part of a garment that wholly or partly covers a person's arm
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 or cleaning activities, such as dusts from drywall, brick, wood, fiberglass, silica or sweeping.
Nome hood a covering for the head and neck with an opening for the face, typically forming part of a coat or sweatshirt.
steel toe shoes A steel-toe boot (also known as a safety boot, steel-capped boot or safety shoe) is a durable boot
boots a hotel employee who cleans boots and shoes, carries luggage, and performs other menial tasks.
chaps leather pants without a seat, worn by a cowboy over ordinary pants to protect the legs.
full bodysuit Definition of bodysuit. 1 : a close-fitting one-piece garment for the torso often w
gloves a covering for the hand worn for protection against cold or dirt and typically having separate parts for each finger and the thumb.
goggles . look with wide open eyes, typically in amazement or wonder.
harness . a set of straps and fittings by which a horse or other draft animal is fastened to a cart, plow, etc., and is controlled by its driver.
hazards a danger or risk.
safe vest A safety vest is an article of personal protective equipment that's designed to have high visibility and reflectivity.
welding helmet A welding helmet is a type of headgear used when performing certain types of welding to protect the eyes, face and neck from flash burn, ultraviolet light, sparks, infrared light, and heat. ...
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