PPE issued in relation to COVID-19 should only be issued when the risk assessment shows it is necessary.
All PPE issued to prevent the spread of COVID-19 should be:
Where a risk assessment shows a need for PPE, the equipment you will get depends on what you do, with whom and where you are working. For many staff, this will consist of items such as gloves and aprons. Those more at risk may require masks and face/eye protection. PPE issued in relation to COVID-19 should only be issued when the risk assessment shows it is necessary.
Standard surgical gown.
White hooded coverall with external stitched “smart” seams with 3 piece hood, auto-lock zip and zip flap, elasticated hood, cuffs and ankles with glued-in waist elastic.
To all health care workers, first responders, supermarket employees, pharmacists, petrol station workers, and any other individual that is working to protect our health and help us maintain our daily lives, THANK YOU.