From: Ralph Stuart <rstuartcih**At_Symbol_Here**me.com>
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Latex and Nitrile Glove Allergies
Date: Fri, 2 Sep 2016 10:32:22 -0400
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> I am NOT saying to never wear gloves. IČ??m just saying to look at the actual risk and wear them only when you really need them.
>
I think that this is a key consideration; every type of PPE has disadvantages during their use as well as strengths. Often the user challenges that, for examples, gloves (spread of contamination), googles (impaired vision), lab coats (fit problems) can present are overlooked in trying to simplify the administrative aspects of a PPE program.

- Ralph

Ralph Stuart, CIH
rstuartcih**At_Symbol_Here**me.com

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