The Challenges and Rewards of Fighting the Ebola Outbreak
Infection Control Today
Ferri and Houlihan spend seven hours per day inside the treatment center, fully dressed in personal protective equipment (PPE), caring for between 40 and 50 patients a day. WHO has supplied PPE to health workers responding to this Ebola outbreak.
PPE in a heat wave
With summer upon us and the mercury rising, it can be tempting for employees to stop wearing personal protective equipment (PPE), which often becomes uncomfortable in hot temperatures, but according to workplace equipment supplier Slingsby there are ...
With new equipment and training, Almarante Fire District gains high insurance ...
Crestview News Bulletin
He and many of the department's 14 volunteer firefighters wore the new personal protective equipment — purchased with FEMA aid — during an open house on Saturday. With the acquired equipment and volunteer training, the department has received a ...
Engineer Warns About Necessity to Use Protective Equipment in Construction ...
Luanda — The Angolan engineer Pitágoras Ramos considered on Tuesday, in Luanda, fundamental the compulsory use of personal protective equipment as stated in the Angolan legislation concerning hygiene, health and safety at work. Speaking to ...
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT: The Last Line of Defense
Insurance News Net
These include hazards from machines and tools, hazardous substances and work procedures that can cause injuries. When those hazards cannot be eliminated, employees need Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). The standard addresses head, eye and ...
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