Safety Goggles, or glasses, are forms of protective eyewear that usually enclose or protect the area surrounding the eye in order to prevent particulates, water or chemicals from striking the eyes.They are used in chemistry laboratories, metal and wood working. Another area of application is in snow sports and swimming.
The risk of cuts and abrasions can be minimized by wearing leather safety gloves. Then there are aluminized gloves, recommended for welding, furnace and foundry work as they provide reflective and insulating protection. Also available are Kevlar gloves which are used in quite a few industrial applications.
A fire extinguisher is an active fire protection aid used to extinguish or control small fires, often in emergency situations Typically, a fire extinguisher consists of a hand-held cylindrical pressure vessel containing an agent which can be discharged to extinguish a fire.
A basic first-aid kit contains plasters in a variety of different sizes and shapes. small, medium and large sterile gauze dressings. at least 2 sterile eye dressings,triangular bandages, anti-septic solutions/ creams, a regular sized crepe bandage, anti-burn cream.
A dust mask is a flexible pad held over the nose and mouth with the help of elastic or rubber straps to protect against dusts encountered during construction or cleaning activities viz. dusts from dry wall, brick, wood, fiberglass, silica (from ceramic or glass production),or even sweeping.