Protective Clothing

There are lots of jobs that require the worker to wear protective clothing. There are many reasons for this.

Protective clothing can protect the wearer:-

  1. From Heat - eg a Firefighter.

  2. From Chemicals - eg a Scientist.

  3. From Infections - eg a Doctor.

  4. From Attack - eg a Police Officer.

  5. From Cold - eg a Mountaineer.

  6. From Pressure - eg an Astronaut.

The sections below show how protective clothing can be used in different jobs:-