547. Enforcement in regard to personal protective equipment.

547.     Enforcement in regard to personal protective equipment.

In general, the legislative provisions relating to personal protective equipment1 must be enforced by the market surveillance authority2. Where personal protective equipment ('PPE')3 is designed: (1) for use or operation, whether exclusively or not, by persons at work; or (2) for use, otherwise than at work, in non-domestic premises made available to persons at a place where they may use the PPE provided for their own use there, in Great Britain4, the market surveillance authority is the Health and Safety Executive5. In so far as the Personal Protective Equipment (Enforcement) Regulations 2018