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ACTIVITY 3

Personal Protection

Learners can be asked to identify different personal protection solutions for various occupations. Some possible answers are listed below:

Occupations Contact Source
Surgeons, Dentists face mask, gloves, goggles, lab coat, shoes
Nurses, Hospital Workers lab coat, gloves, shoes sometimes use face masks
Veterinarians lab coat, gloves, masks, shoes
Fast Food Worker apron, hair net, gloves, shoes
Lab Worker lab coat, goggles, gloves - also fume hoods
Outdoor Workers long sleeves, long pants, shoes or boots
Laundry Workers lab coat or apron, gloves
Child Care Workers child care workers apron or coat
Workers at Risk