Coveralls, Gowns, Lab Coats,
Shoes & Goggles
Different Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) or PPE Gear is appropriate for different environments and risks. Materials and designs differ depending on the germs or substances to which one is being exposed.
Some of the more commonly used PPE items are listed below. Be sure to select the appropriate style PPE for your application. Many remain in short supply.
Disposable isolation gowns are used by health care professionals in contact with patients, viruses and germs. Gowns overlap to wrap around the body to cover the back.
Shoe covers are frequently used where splashes occur of infectious body fluids or chemicals, and in clean rooms to prevent contamination.
Video Gallery for PPE Gear
Video: How to Safely Put on a Gown
Video: How to Safely Remove a Gown