BMJ Stone
EZG Manufacturing
Federated Insurance
Fraco USA, Inc.
Hohmann and Barnard, Inc.
Hydro Mobile, Inc.
iQ Power Tools
Kennison Forest Products, Inc.
Mortar Net Solutions
Non-Stop Scaffolding
Pullman Ermator
Tradesmen's Software, Inc.

Personal Protective Equipment for General Industry

Provider: Mason Contractors Association of America
Discipline: Safety
Credits: 1.00

This course will provide the employers and the employees with knowledge concerning the proper selection, care and use of personal protective equipment. They will be informed of the requirements for compliance with OSHA requirements.

All quizzes must be passed with a 100% to proceed forward to the next lesson. Final Exam must be passed with a 70% to pass the course. The final exam can be taken three times if necessary.

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the role of PPE in controlling exposure to hazards in the workplace
  2. Identify parts of the body most vulnerable to injury, name hazards associated with each, and describe the appropriate PPE
Topics Covered:
  • Personal Protective Equipment Standard
  • Employer Responsibilities
  • Employee Responsibilities
  • Eye and Face Protection
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Why Head Protection is Important
  • Potential Hazards
  • How Hard Hats Protect and Employee's Head
  • Occupational Noise
  • Caring for Hearing Protection Devices
  • Why Hand Protection is Important
  • Potential Hazards to the Hand
  • Preventative Measures
  • Instructions for the Safe Removal of Contaminated Gloves
  • Foot Protection
  • Potential Hazards to the Foot
  • Preventative Measures for Foot Safety

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“The ‘MCAA Safety Advantage” will help us all become safer contractors.”

Mackie Bounds
Brazos Masonry, Inc.
MCAA member since 1991

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