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Crazy PPE

Post by stephen1974 »

Whats the craziest piece off PPE you've seen pushed on people? Something you never thought you would see, has you scratching your head and saying "Why?"

I give you the "Hi Vis Kilt" ... 0Vqy2UK22s

WHY ???

Theres nothing i can see necessarily wrong (ok, exposed legs maybe) and im not sure i want to be following someone up a ladder, but, what purpose is this supposed to serve? what need is met? that cant be achieved with trousers. Then I thought, do they have hi vis skirts for women, AND THEY DO.

I never ever thought to see such a thing.
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Post by Penfold »

We had gardeners wear gardening kilts (not hi-vis) as they felt it was better in Summer with more wind movement!
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Post by grim72 »

Not the same as this was a one-off rather than something to buy online but I did like this one: ... gh-8839097
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Re: Crazy PPE

Post by witsd »

Oh I can absolutely see some disgruntled staff member refuse to wear high-vis trousers "because they only wear kilts / skirts"

This gives management the ammunition to call them out on their bluff.
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