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Personal Protective Equipment

 
Foot Protection Foot Protection Leg Protection Leg Protection Leg Protection Hand Protection Hand Protection Hand Protection Eye and Face Protection Hearing Protection Hearing Protection Head Protection
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Personal protective equipment (PPE), for the head, ears, eyes,
face, hands, and legs are designed to prevent or lessen
the severity of injuries to loggers.
 

Highlights of PPE Requirements

You need protection from head to toe. The figure below maps the chain saw injuries to the body in one year. It demonstrates the need to protect the whole body.

This figure maps the chain saw injuries to the body in one year. It demonstrates the need to protect the whole body.

Checklist Checklist for Field Use: PPE

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