CCQS' scope of activities covers all types of PPE from head to toe.
PPE covers personal protection equipment used within industry. The Regulation excludes some PPE from the scope including, these types are defined in Annex I and include amongst others PPE used for armed forces or for maintenance of law and order, motorcycle helmets and oven gloves.
The PPE included are divided into 3 categories:
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