PPE

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PPE guidelines. Click to enlarge.

To use the Idea Shop, users must abide by PPE (personal protective equipment) requirements.

Required PPE is as follows:

  • Long pants
  • Closed toe, closed heel shoes
  • Safety Glasses are required at all times in the Grainger Maker space. While not mandatory in the Assembly Space, safety glasses are available for use with hand tools and chemicals.


Best practices:

  • Loose clothing should be tied back and/or secured. Jackets off, hoodies strings tucked away, sleeves rolled up, any head scarves secured, etc.
  • Gloves of any type are prohibited where danger of entanglement is presented. This is for any machine with moving parts.
  • Long hair should be tied back (including long ponytails).
  • Accessories, like watches and rings should be put away.