OSHA’s personal protective equipment (PPE) standard requires employers to assess the workplace to determine if hazards
are present, which may necessitate the use of PPE. Based on the assessment, appropriate PPE must be selected and
provided to affected employees.
Using Subpart I Appendix B as a guide, develop a hazard assessment for your workplace or a workplace with which you are
familiar. If you work in an office, or if you work in another non-hazardous location, develop an assessment for an imagined
industrial shop such as woodworking or metalworking. Use the other sections of Subpart I to help determine the appropriate
PPE for each hazard. You can also use online safety equipment catalogs to find examples of PPE that meet the OSHA
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