Personal protective equipment (PPE) is essential for guarding one’s self against potential workplace hazards. This safety training refresher course gives employees an overview of the different types of PPE, and when they should be used. This course emphasizes the importance of employees wearing PPE correctly, and of reporting any damaged or worn out equipment. Viewers are shown the common types of PPE, such as hardhats, safety glasses, safety goggles, protective footwear, gloves, and specialty clothing. There is also PPE to protect against health hazards to breathing and hearing. For example, respiratory PPE protects against harmful dusts, sprays, and fumes. Watch this safety training refresher course to be reminded about the importance of using personal protective equipment.