Hand and Arm Protection

Hand and Arm Protection

180 Skills
Updated May 24, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Identify types of hand hazards
  • Know the guidelines for protecting your hands
  • Be familiar with different types of hand PPE
Course Description

If workers face potential injury to their hands and employers can’t eliminate the workplace hazard through engineering and work practice controls, then employees need to wear PPE. PPE, such as arm coverings and gloves, help protect workers’ hands from chemicals and other workplace hazards.