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Personal protective equipment: Equipment designed to help protect an individual from hazards
Personal protective equipment (PPE) is protective clothing, helmets, goggles, or other garments or equipment designed to protect the wearer's body from injury or infection. The hazards addressed by protective equipment include physical, electrical, heat, chemicals, biohazards, and airborne particulate matter. Protective equipment may be worn for job-related occupational safety and health purposes, as well as for sports and other recreational activities. "Protective clothing" is applied to traditional categories of clothing, and "protective gear" applies to items such as pads, guards, shields, or masks, and others. PPE suits can be similar in appearance to a cleanroom suit.

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'India ready to save humanity with 2 vaccines': PM Modi on Covid, self-reliance [Video]

'India ready to save humanity with 2 vaccines': PM Modi on Covid, self-reliance

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India is ready to protect humanity with two 'Made in India' Covid-19 vaccines. He added that India was continuing to play its role as the 'world's pharmacy'. The prime..

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India ready to save humanity with 2 'Made in India' COVID-19 vaccines: PM Modi [Video]

India ready to save humanity with 2 'Made in India' COVID-19 vaccines: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January 09 attended the 16th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas convention via video conferencing in Delhi. At the event, PM said, "India used to import PPE kits, masks,..

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Watch: In PPE, Covid positive patients celebrate new year with ITBP personnel [Video]

Watch: In PPE, Covid positive patients celebrate new year with ITBP personnel

ITBP personnel were seen celebrating new year with Covid patients. The personnel gathered at Delhi's Sardar Patel Covid care centre. Two Covid-19 patients were seen cutting cake wearing PPE kits. ITBP..

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‘Covid crisis showed India is a resilient nation’: Dr Guleria at #HTLS2020 [Video]

‘Covid crisis showed India is a resilient nation’: Dr Guleria at #HTLS2020

AIIMS Director Dr. Randeep Guleria spoke at the 18th edition of the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit on the Covid crisis in India. The top doctor said that the Covid crisis has shown that India is a..

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Watch: Rajasthan couple ties knot in PPE kits after bride tests Covid positive [Video]

Watch: Rajasthan couple ties knot in PPE kits after bride tests Covid positive

A couple tied the knot wearing PPE kits as bride's Covid-19 report came positive on the wedding day. The incident took place at Kelwara Covid Centre in Bara, Shahbad of Rajasthan. The marriage ceremony..

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What pandemic? Holiday films stick with escapism [Video]

What pandemic? Holiday films stick with escapism

"Grey's Anatomy"'s fictional surgeon Meredith Grey was stricken with COVID-19, while the "Superstore" staff hoarded toilet paper. But Christmas - complete with carol singers, family gatherings and..

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Watch: PM Modi reviews development of Covid vaccine candidate ZyCoV-D [Video]

Watch: PM Modi reviews development of Covid vaccine candidate ZyCoV-D

Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his three-city visit to review coronavirus vaccine development work by going to pharma major Zydus Cadila's manufacturing facility near Ahmedabad. Wearing a PPE kit,..

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Watch: PM Modi, in PPE kit, reviews COVID vaccine candidate ZyCOV-D [Video]

Watch: PM Modi, in PPE kit, reviews COVID vaccine candidate ZyCOV-D

Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed manufacturing and development of COVID-19 vaccine candidate ZyCOV-D Zydus Biotech Park in Ahmedabad on November 28. Wearing a PPE kit, PM Modi was seen taking tour..

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