Whether you live near a high-risk zone, are apart of wildland fire services, or work/ participate in fire clean-up, effective personal protective equipment is critical to have on hand to ensure you/ your employee’s safety and reduce risk of injury or serious illness. Stay safe this season with Dentec’s Checklist of priority PPE products to have on hand to reduce risks and injuries associated with wild land fires.
Eye & Face Protection
Claudio Dente, President of Dentec Safety Specialists, announces that Dentec’s Sentec line now has a new replaceable foam insert that will add protection against dust and debris. Mr. Dente remarked, “this works well in construction for concrete cutting and dry wall sanding, fire fighters for smoke pollutants, farm workers working with animals and agricultural products and other applications for trades such as textile workers, cleaners, miners and bakers”.
Eye and face protection is one of the most commonly used personal protective products in the industry. According to the CNIB, of an estimated 1,000 eye injuries in North American workplaces each day, about 5 percent will be “debilitating enough to interfere with work on a short or long-term basis.” Legislation and the Health & …