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HEAD PROTECTION

Safety Helmet : Protect the head from


objects falling over head and on collision
to a hard object like overhead pipelines
etc.

Cellulose cap : Protects head during


powder handling like powder charging
and powder sampling etc.
FACE PROTECTION

Face shield : 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).

EYE PROTECTION

Safety Goggle : Protects the eyes


from chemical splashes / spillage /
etc
BODY PROTECTION

Apron / Lab coat : Protects the body


against chemical splashes / spillage etc.

RESPIRATORY PROTECTION

Half Face Respirator with filter : Different


Types of filters are used with half face
Respirators depending upon the type of
Chemical vapour exposure.
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION

Organic Vapour Mask : Protects against


Mechanically generated dusts and mists
including coal, silica, lead etc., in conc.
upto 10 times the exposure Standards.
Also use against organic vapours with
low vapour pressures i.e., less than
1.3 Pa at 25°C.

Dust Mask : Protects from dust, generating


From processing minerals, powders, coal,
Iron ore, cotton, flour etc.
EAR PROTECTION

Earmuffs : protect the wearer from


extreme noise

Ear plug : Recommended for moderate


to high noise (up to 100 dB TWA)
HAND PROTECTION

Leather - Cotton Gloves –


Used while working with sharp edged
objects like glass plate

Chrome Hand Glove (combination of


Kevlar fabric in palm and finger with
thumb area and rest of portion is
made from very soft and strong
pure chrome leather)– Used while
working with hot objects like oven,
Muffle furnace.
HAND PROTECTION

PVC Gloves – Chemical Resis-


-tant Gloves
double-dipped fully-coated PVC
gloves lined with interlock-knitted
cotton has a slip resistant surface
and thick coating. These gloves
provide good abrasion resistance
and better grip in addition to oil
and chemical resistance.

Polyethylene Gloves - These are


lightweight, disposable, hand
protection for handling food and
precision parts.
HAND PROTECTION

Nitrile Gloves – Suitable for


Handling chemicals biological
materials.
Specific chemical protection :
n-Heptane, Sodium Hydroxide 40%,
Sulphuric Acid 96%

Chemesol – Neoprene
Natural Rubber Glove –
Provide protection against Chemicals
like pesticides,Solvents, caustics,
petroleum and aromatics
FOOT PROTECTION

Safety shoes : Protect the foot against


Chemicals, sharp edge objects, electric
shock, striking against obstructions.

Gum Boots : They are usually worn


when walking on wet or muddy ground,
or to protect the wearer from heavy
showers. Also protests from chemical
spills in chemical plants.