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Week of May 20, 2019

When it comes to understanding body armor there can be confusion over which type of body armor protects against which type of ammunition.  Understanding the NIJ 0101.06 armor protection levels is clearly explained.  The term "Bullet Proof" is a widely used term that is inaccurate and paints a picture that it cannot be penetrated.  Any body armor has the potential to be penetrated.  There are various levels of protection that must be adhered to in the law enforcement world.  The (Justice Technology Information Center) JTIC Understanding NIJ 0101.06 Armor Protection Levels is a snapshot of the projectile threats and classification of body armor related to these threats.  Here is NIJ complete info on Body Armor

PPE - Personal Protective Equipment

PPE - Personal Protective Equipment

Stay safe on the job and protect yourself from hazards with (PPE) Personal Protective Equipment designed for the workers in occupations where injuries frequently occur.

PPE includes hard hats, ear plugs, safety glasses, harnesses, respirators and more...  PPE is Personal Protective Equipment that offers workers protection on the job.  It includes safety equipment and supplies that protects the eyes, face, head, hands and feet in occupations where injuries are common. There are respiratory devices and fall protection devices that all fall under the category of PPE in addition to other types of equipment and supplies.

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Employers have the responsibility to keep their employees safe
It is the employer’s responsibility to provide a safe workplace for their employees and the personal protective equipment that is needed to accomplish this on the job.  This was determined by OSHA back in 2008 in their Final Rule on Employer paid PPE.   Even if an employee brings their own PPE to work, an employer has the responsibility to inspect and approve it.

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When considering personal protection, remember to purchase an eye wash station and install at all areas that would be a threat to a worker's eyes and/or face.

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