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MEWPs Personal protective equipment (PPE)
Operatives should wear the following, where appropriate, following risk assessment:
■ A hard hat (with or without a chin strap)
■ Suitable high visibility clothing
■ Suitable cold/wet weather clothing
■ A full body harness with a restraint lanyard or a fall arrest lanyard suitably adjusted to prevent a fall from the platform.
Acknowledgement: The information shown above is adopted from HSE General Information Sheet No 6 (GEIS6) Crown Copyright © 2014