PPE Requirements for Hazwoper Operations

Date First Published on SafetySmart Compliance: February 21st, 2012
Topics: Hazwoper & Emergency Response |

 

BENEFITS

 

Section 1910.120(g)(3) of the Hazwoper Standard requires employers to determine and require employees engaged in Hazwoper operations to use appropriate PPE for the work.

 

HOW TO USE THIS TOOL

 

Here’s an example of a basic PPE policy that you can adapt and include as part of your site-specific health and safety plan required by Hazwoper which uses the approach of designating specific PPE ensembles required for specific operations.