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Respiratory Protection

Thursday, January 5, 2017
Respiratory Protection

 

Daniel M Bruun
Daniel M Bruun, CIH
Vice President
Construction Safety, Asbestos Lead Management

1 Source Safety and Health specializes in developing and presenting customized training programs to fit our client's needs, while satisfying the requirements of regulation. One regulation isThe Respiratory Protection Standard. It is frequently cited following inspection by OSHA. In order to achieve compliance and protect your employees, 1Source will conduct an assessment of potential employee exposures, create a customized program and train your staff on the proper use and maintenance of respirators.

Check out the resources below about Respiratory Protection. If there is anything else that I can assist with, please feel free to email me.

Sincerely,
Daniel Bruun, CIH, Vice President

Respiratory Protection

Respiratory Protection

An estimated 5 million workers are required to wear respirators in 1.3 million workplaces throughout the United States. Respirators protect workers against insufficient oxygen environments, harmful dusts, fogs, smokes, mists, gases, vapors, and sprays. These hazards may cause cancer, lung impairment, diseases, or death. Compliance with the OSHA Respiratory Protection Standard could avert hundreds of deaths and thousands of illnesses annually.

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Training Program Services

Training Program Services

1Source professionals can develop and present training programs that meet the needs of the client and satisfy the requirements of regulation. We specialize in the presentation of customized programs and workshop activities. Our courses have been well received by large and small organizations including: hospitals, schools, construction firms, environmental companies, manufacturing companies, and commercial facilities. We appreciate that training time is valuable and can design a program to suit your workplace.

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Workplace Respiratory Protection Enforcement

Workplace Respiratory Protection Enforcement

The Respiratory Protection Standard (1910.134) is usually one of the top 10 most frequently cited standards following inspections of workplaces by OSHA. This section highlights the most commonly used OSHA directives (i.e., instructions for compliance officers) and standard interpretations (i.e., official letters of interpretation of the standards) related to respiratory protection, which can assist employers in better complying with the Respiratory Protection Standard.

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