Everything You Need to Know About Respirators — October 6, 2022
Respirators protect millions of U.S. workers from harmful dusts, fogs, smokes, mists, gases, vapors, sprays and environments with insufficient oxygen. Without the proper respiratory protection, exposure to such contaminants may lead to cancer and/or lung diseases.
Understanding OSHA’s Respiratory Protection Standard could avert hundreds of deaths and thousands of illnesses annually. During this webinar a Safex industrial hygienist will explain the basics of respiratory protection and respirators to ensure your business is compliant.
Selecting respirators for potential exposures
Understanding why a medical clearance is necessary
Recognizing types of fit tests and procedures
Identifying training frequency and content requirements