Protective Clothing

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Jun 01, 2011
Oregon OSHA Fact Sheet: High-visibility safety apparel

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHAPubs/factsheets/fs42.pdf

If you work in a street or highway right-of-way and you’re exposed to traffic or construction equipment, you must wear a highly visible upper-body garment in accordance with High visibility garments.

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Jun 01, 2011
Oregon OSHA Fact Sheet: High-visibility safety apparel

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHAPubs/factsheets/fs42.pdf

If you work in a street or highway right-of-way and you’re exposed to traffic or construction equipment, you must wear a highly visible upper-body garment in accordance with High visibility garments.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Oct 01, 2006
NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Protective Clothing and Ensembles

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/protclothing/

NIOSH’s Protective Clothing and Ensembles Program is aimed at protecting the skin from various health hazards that may be encountered in the workplace or during a terrorist attack.

Source: NIOSH

Nov 01, 2004
Occupational Safety and Health Answers: Personal Protective Clothing – Trade Names, Manufacturers

http://www.ccohs.ca/oshanswers/prevention/ppe/trade_name.html

The table included on this site lists the names of some commercial products that are used in producing certain kinds of personal protective clothing (e.g., gloves, aprons, vests, suits).

Source: CCOHS