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Many ,workers do, turn their hard hats around due to comfort issues or even just because of personal image (i.e. to look "cool"). ,Some,, like myself, use a face shield or welding mask which attaches to the hard hat and protects the eyes and face while using a welding rig, grinder, or cutting wheel.
In April, Clark ,Construction, took the step of rolling out Kask ,helmets, across all its employees — the first and only general contractor to ,do, so. “Every Clark employee, from West Coast to East Coast, from Clark ,Construction, to our self-perform [division], we’re all wearing the new ,helmets,,” said Seth Randall, division ,safety, director for Clark ,Construction,.
Safety,, Health and Welfare at ,Work, (General Application) Regulations 2007 , Part 2 Chapter 3 covers Use of Personal Protective Equipment at ,work,. European Union (Personal Protective Equipment) Regulations 2018 provide that PPE may ,not, be placed on the market or brought into service unless it complies with basic health and ,safety, requirements.
Refusal for Religious or Medical Reasons. There are three legitimate reasons employees may refuse to ,wear, their PPE: A medical condition which makes the PPE uncomfortable or harmful to ,wear,.; Ill-fitting PPE that compromises ,safety,.; Sikhs who ,wear, a turban – they are exempt from wearing head protection when working on ,construction, sites.; ,Some, people have allergies to certain fabrics or ...
Purpose of the ,Helmet, Color Code. Apart from ,safety,, there are other reasons too. If ,safety, is the only thing, then all of us can ,wear, the same color of a hard hat while working. The reasons for different color codes are, To identify a person and his responsibility
In the UK the ,Construction, (Head Protection) Regulations 1989 and Docks Regulations 1988 both require suitable ,safety helmets, to be worn where there is a foreseeable risk of injury to the head. As for all sensible risk management, you need to assess the hazards and risks and take steps to reduce the risks until they are “as low as is reasonably practicable” (ALARP).
Work, health and ,safety, legislation reform. ... The employee has an obligation to ,wear, and correctly use a ,helmet,, ... In accordance with regulation 3.36 - ,Safety helmets, at ,construction, site, main contractors duties - a ,safety helmet, must be worn at a ,construction, site if there is a risk of being struck on the head.
Employees should be provided with a ,safety helmet, or hard hat for use at ,work,; bump caps only protect from non-moving hazards and are ,not, adequate protection for ,construction workers,. The only exception to the ‘hard hat rule’ is for Sikhs who ,wear, turbans.