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- NIOSH respirator rules save $$. // Occupational Hazards;Oct95, Vol. 57 Issue 10, p27
Reports on the new testing and certification requirements of the US National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health for respirators. Decrease in respirator costs; Cost analysis of savings generated.
- NIOSH changes respirator testing regulations. // Foundry Management & Technology;Aug95, Vol. 123 Issue 8, p29
Reports that the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health has changed regulations on procedures for testing and certifying air-purifying respirators as reflected on final rule published on June 8, 1995. Performance criteria.
- Inexpensive respirators approved. // AHA News;9/4/95, Vol. 31 Issue 36, p5
Reports on the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health's certification of 13 types of respirators under its new testing and certification requirements.
- NIOSH implements new respirator regulation. // Paint & Coatings Industry;Sep95, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p46
Reports that the National Institute for Occupation Safety and Health has published a final rule for testing and certifying air-purifying respirators. Certification requirements for particulate filters.
- Disposable respirators. // Professional Safety;Mar96, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p66
Reports on the certification of four disposable respirators, designed to meet requirements of National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Rule 42CFR84 from Racal Health & Safety Inc. Availability.
- NIOSH to focus on personal protective equipment. // Fire Engineering;Mar2006, Vol. 159 Issue 3, p62
The article reports on research undertaken by the National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory of the U.S. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) aimed at advancing personal protective equipment. Among areas to be covered are: personal alert safety systems and...
- Approval Tests and Standards for Closed-Circuit Escape Respirators. Sebelius, Kathleen // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;3/8/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 46, p14168
The article presents information on a final rule issued by the U.S. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention regarding tests and standards for closed circuit escape respirators (CCERs) used for escaping atmospheres in...
- NIOSH Approves MSA Respirator for CBRN Protection. // Professional Safety;Dec2005, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p16
The article focuses on the decision of the National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH) to approve the new emergency escape respirator developed by safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Products in the U.S. The company's device is the first of its kind to meet government...
- Hydrogen sulfide's SEVERE IMPACT. ZUREK, ROBERT // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Nov2015, p54
The article focuses on the protection of workers working in oil, natural gas and chemical industries from hydrogen sulphide. Topics include prevention by using the optimal respirator, hiring an industrial hygienist by companies to conduct the risk assessment of the place, reviewing of the...