Personal Protective Equipment

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Jan 29, 2017
NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Emergency Response Resources PPE

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/emres/ppe.html

This page provides access to numerous NIOSH documents relating to respirators and protective clothing for responders.

Source: NIOSH

May 01, 2010
3M Tech Data Bulletin 195 - Personal Protective Equipment for Oil Spill Response

http://solutions.3m.com/3MContentRetrievalAPI/BlobServlet?locale=en_US&lmd=1273237035000&assetId=1258567043814&assetType=MMM_Image&blobAttribute=ImageFile

This bulletin, published May 2010, addresses chemical hazards related to oil spill cleanup and work in the Gulf of Mexico including PPE recommendations.

Source: 3M

Oct 01, 2006
NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Protective Clothing and Ensembles

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/protclothing/

NIOSH’s Protective Clothing and Ensembles Program is aimed at protecting the skin from various health hazards that may be encountered in the workplace or during a terrorist attack.

Source: NIOSH

Oct 01, 2004
Breathe Right: OR-OSHA's Guide to Developing a Respiratory Protection Program for Small Business Owners and Managers

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHAPubs/3330.pdf

In this OR-OSHA document, Part One summarizes respiratory hazards, how to evaluate the hazards, and how to control them.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Oct 01, 2004
NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Respirators

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/respirators/

Respirator selection, certification program, standards and rulemaking, etc.

Source: NIOSH

Jan 01, 2003
OSHA Respiratory Protection Advisor

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/etools/respiratory/index.html

The purpose of this Advisor is to help you comply with th3 OSHA respirator standard. This Advisor will instruct you on the proper selection of respiratory protection and the development of change schedules for gas/vapor cartridges.

Source: OSHA