Monthly Archives: September 2012

When Should You Replace Your Hard Hat?

You may wonder at what point should your hard hat be replaced, since it is an item which is worn daily. The answer is not simple, since there is no pre-determined standard as to when hard hats should be retired. Instead, employees should learn to make their own evaluation, based on the work conditions, the job's specific hard hat requirements, and the physical condition of the hard hat itself.   Jobs where there is more exposure to intense conditions, such as heat and sunlight, water pressure, Read more [...]