Protective Coatings Application: PPE and Respiratory Protection

Objective: To recognize the requirements for PPE and determine when PPE requirements may change, depending upon the type of task performed.

  • Protective coatings applicators will use PPE and RPE in their duties.

  • Protective coatings applicators should be aware of the PPE and RPE requirements on any particular task.

  • It is a legal requirement that all personnel are given the correct PPE and RPE.

PPE = Personal Protective Equipment.

RPE = Respiratory Protection Equipment.