TITLE

OSHA Revises Respiratory Standards

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Sep2006, Vol. 50 Issue 9, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the revision of the Respiratory Protection Standard by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) in the U.S. The purpose of the revision of the OSHA standards is to incorporate the assigned protection factors that indicate the level of workplace respiratory protection that is expected to be provided by a certain class of respirator. The revised standard will help employers and employees choose the right respirator for a specific task.
ACCESSION #
23152124

 

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