Hugh Hoagland Talks About PPE Challenges and Solutions

Hugh Hoagland was the presenter on a webcast titled “ Arc Flash University: NFPA 70E PPE Challenges and Solutions.”  

He also answered several more questions about PPE after the webcast. Both the webcast and the question/answer session were organized by Plant Engineering online magazine.

Some of the questions that came up concern wearing gloves, tucking in sleeves and pants, paying for PPE, and other topics.

e-Hazard recently posted a blog about the subject of who pays for PPE. Several questions were asked of OSHA, who further clarified their 2007 final rule titled “Employer Payment for Personal Protective Equipment”.




Hugh Hoagland

Hugh Hoagland

Hugh Hoagland is the foremost tester of clothing and PPE exposed to electrical arcs and is an arc flash expert. Read more about Hugh.

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