Where for example a combination of chemical protective glove and chemical protective clothing lacks a fixed joint between the glove and the clothing, the skin is unprotected and may be harmed. For such cases, protective clothing with permanently attached protective gloves or with connecting cuffs (glove adapters) between the protective gloves and the chemical protective clothing are recommended.
The question "How chemical protective clothing can be connected reliably to protective gloves?" is answered in
of this BGI/GUV-I 8685 also recommends systems employing double gloves, besides permanently attached gloves and gloves secured by means of adapters.