WORKING WITH CHEMICALS
Chemicals play a crucial role in our daily lives as they are used to create a wide range of products that we use on a daily basis, including soap, clothes, and food. They are also used in various industrial processes, such as manufacturing, agriculture, and energy production, which are essential for our economy and standard of living.
However, workers in these industries may be at risk of developing chronic illnesses due to their exposure to hazardous chemicals in the workplace. These chemicals can be inhaled, absorbed through the skin, or ingested, leading to negative effects on the body. To protect themselves from exposure, workers must take appropriate precautions, such as wearing protective equipment, and seek medical attention if they experience symptoms of chronic illness.
In addition to the risk of chronic illness, chemical accidents such as spills and leaks can also occur in the workplace. These incidents can not only be dangerous for workers but also create hazardous conditions in the workplace, such as slippery floors or the formation of flammable or explosive vapors. To prevent chemical accidents and protect workers, employers must implement proper safety protocols, including providing personal protective equipment (PPE) and safety equipment, training workers on emergency response procedures, and regularly inspecting and maintaining equipment to prevent leaks.
Protect yourself and your surrounding with the right products
At QSS, we offer a wide selection of products that protect against chemical exposure. These include chemical-resistant gloves, respiratory protection equipment, eye and face protection gear, protective footwear, FR clothing, and flammable safety cabinets.
Our Latest PPE for working with Oil and Gas
3M™ Secure Click™ HF-800 Series
Half Facepiece Reusable Respirator HF-800 Series
Dupont Tychem “F” Coverall
Protection against concentrated inorganic acids and bases, and a wide range of organic chemicals.
WAYNE 1277 Men Inyati Boots
Suitable for the food, chemical and petroleum industry with steel toe cap.
Ansell Alpha-Tec 58-735
‘Type A’ chemical protection under new EN ISO 374:2016, cut level ‘ISO C’ according to EN 388:2016
Quebee Chemicals Goggles
High impact & scratch resistant Anti-fog polycarbonate lens.
Our Latest Industrial Safety Products
Sysbel Corrosive Cabinet
Durable & chemical resistant, lead-free powder coat inside and outside cabinet, reduce effects of corrosion and humidity.
Wall mounted hand operated eyewash station
Quebee Emergency Spill Control Kit
3M chemical sorbent can be used with most hazardous liquids.
Enware Shower & Eyewash Station
Free Standing Hand Operated