Construction Industry PPE

Construction Safety PPE

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  • Construction deaths statistic

    It’s vital that PPE equipment be comfortable, durable, and just plain usable.

    When personal protective equipment is comfortable and cool, workers use it more reliably and correctly – which keeps everyone safer.

    The #1 cause of death on construction sites is falls. In 2012, falls accounted for 278 of the 775 total deaths in the construction industry.1 Protect your workers with state-of-the-art harnesses, controlled descent devices, and body support.

    Put our countless hours developing technology and training tools that minimize the danger to work for you -- and send everyone home safe.

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    1Source: OSHA

Safety Tech & Trends

Stay up-to-date on changing health and safety requirements and recommendations, new research, and where to get hands-on knowledge and training

  • There have been recent changes by ACGIH to manganese occupational exposure limits (OEL) which may have an effect on various industries and industrial processes.

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  • Safety Roadshow

    We bring 3M's safety expertise and training to your facility. 3M's highly credentialed technical service staff supports the Roadshow with seminars and hands-on demonstrations, including Fall Protection, Welding, Grinding, Hearing, Eyewear Fitting and more.


Construction safety products designed for your worksite. Here are some popular options.

Construction Hazard Videos

Real Talk. Real Tech.

  • Arm yourself with the knowledge you need to keep your workers safe every day. Learn information and tips on how to select the right PPE and train employees how to properly wear it, and take advantage of our tech service team: learn more from a certified Industrial Hygienist, Certified Safety Professional, Certified Audiologist and more!

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Disposable and reusable respirators

Advanced electrostatic media helps everyone breathe easier.

  • Keep particulates and certain organic nuisance vapors at bay with lightweight, easy-to-use disposable respirators – ensure greater comfort by choosing those with the proprietary 3M™ Cool Flow™ Exhalation Valve.

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  • Lightweight, cool, and comfortable respirators featuring the 3M™ Cool Flow™ Exhalation Valve can protect workers from the hazardous substances and particulates.

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Popular Construction Safety Products

  • Nano-Lok™ edge is specifically designed for foot level tie-off and sharp edge applications often found in construction. It is ergonomically designed for ease-of-use and is excellent for direct connection to most harnesses.

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  • 3M™ Virtua™ CCS Protective Eyewear lends an athletic-inspired image in a premium line of safety glasses that offers both protection and affordability.

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  • 3M™ Integrated Protective Eyewear
    3M™ Integrated Protective Eyewear HIE601AF Clear Anti-fog Lens

    This integrated lightweight retractable eyewear is easy to attach directly to hard hat suspension, nearly eliminating the weight of the eyewear on the nose and temples. These stable, comfortable safety glasses retract between hard hat suspension and shell, helping to protect the lens when not in use.