04/13/2012

Respiratory protection selector online tool

In the United Kingdom, the Health and Safety Executive and the Scottish Centre
for Healthy Working Lives have developed a new Respiratory Protective Equipment
(RPE) selector tool to assist organisations select the correct RPE.

If you use RPE, or are responsible for the selection and use of RPE in your
company, the web feature and tool will provide you with information and
guidance on how, when and why to select the correct equipment. You can use the
RPE selector tool to determine what kind of equipment your workers will need
for a hazardous substance, task and work area involved. By answering a few
questions about the job, substance, and the wearer, this Tool will help you
find the right RPE to protect you and your employees.

Access to the tool and associated web pages is free.

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AplusA-online.de - Source: Health and Safety Executive (HSE)