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Selecting the correct PPE in relation to the incident is something that you need to ensure you get correct.  Selecting PPE appropriate to minimise the risk of self and others contracting infections Definition, is equipment that will protect the user against health or safety risks.

Common PPE items:

•   Single-use nitrile gloves
•   Protective face masks
•   High-visibility clothing
•   Helmet
•   Eye protection
•   Hearing defenders
•   Protective footwear
•   Resuscitation aids (face shields, pocket mask, bag-valve-mask)
•   Disposable over sleeves
•   Disposable aprons
•   Need to select correct PPE in relation to the incident.