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Curtin University
Health, Safety and Emergency Management


Q. Does HSEM supply PPE to different areas across the University?
A. No, HSEM does not supply PPE. It is the responsibility of the Manager of the area to provide staff with the suitable PPE required for them to perform their tasks safely.
Q. What's Curtin's policy on prescription safety glasses?
A. There is no specific policy on prescription safety glasses. In the case where a staff member requires safety glasses and they normally wear prescription glasses, an over-goggles could be utilised if this is suitable for the task. However, if a prescription safety glasses is required, it is up to the Area to decide whether they would pay the gap expense.