Protective safety equipment


The processes and materials used to create safety equipment such as fire-fighting equipment, gas masks or headgear.

Alternative labels

preserving safety equipment
defensive safety equipment
safeguarding safety equipment
protective equipment for safety

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Protective safety equipment is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Optional knowledge

Protective safety equipment is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Waste management supervisor: Waste management supervisors coordinate waste collection, recycling, and disposal facilities. They supervise waste management operations, ensuring compliance with environmental standards, and oversee staff. They aid in the development of waste management methods, aiming for increased waste reduction, and aid in the prevention of violations of waste treatment legislation.
Plastic products assembler: Plastic products assemblers fit and fasten parts and finished plastic products according to strictly-defined procedures. Plastic products assemblers may also cut and shape plastic parts using hand, power, and machine tools.
Metal products assembler: Metal products assemblers fit and fasten metal materials according to strictly laid down procedures in order to produce various parts or final products using power tools, hand tools, and other machinery.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022