Respiratory Protection A
The use of respirators, even simple ones like dust masks, is serious and requires workers to understand the types of hazards they could be exposed to, the specific type of respirator needed, how to use the respirator, and its limits. Failure to follow all the requirements to properly wear a respirator can prove to be dangerous and potentially deadly.
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Respiratory Protection Checklist
Respiratory Protection A, Construction
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Resources & References
OSHA General Respiratory Protection Guidance for Employers and Workers
Standards or Regulations
Weeklysafety.com exclusive safety meeting topic that reviews important tips when it comes to using personal protective equipment (PPE) for respiratory protection like dust masks or respirators for construction work.