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AGO Opinions with Topic: PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT AND CLOTHING, EMPLOYER'S DUTY TO PROVIDE AND USE
AGO 1956 No. 249 >  April 19, 1956
INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE - SAFETY - DEPT. OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIES, DIVISION OF SAFETY - SAFETY STANDARDS - GENERAL SAFETY STANDARDS - SAFETY STANDARDS FOR METALS INDUSTRY - PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT AND CLOTHING, EMPLOYER'S DUTY TO PROVIDE AND USE
INDUSTRIAL INSURANCE ‑- SAFETY ‑- DEPT. OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIES, DIVISION OF SAFETY ‑- SAFETY STANDARDS ‑- GENERAL SAFETY STANDARDS ‑- SAFETY STANDARDS FOR METALS INDUSTRY ‑- PERSONAL PROTECTIVE An employer may be compelled to provide welding gloves and welding helmets for his employees, except in cases where particular employees may prefer to use their own gloves and helmets; but an employer may not be compelled to furnish welding jackets and pants.   It is the responsibility of the employer to see that proper safety equipment is used by his employees.
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