OSH Act Section 5 (a) (1), known as the General Duty Clause, 1910.134 - Respiratory Protection
Recognize the value of PPE for the respiratory system
Identify common workplace hazards regarding the respiratory system
Describe the common characteristics of PPE for the respiratory system
Identify common types of PPE for the respiratory system
Describe the proper fit for PPE for the respiratory system
Explain how to care for PPE for the respiratory system
List employee and employer responsibilities regarding PPE for the respiratory system
Lungs. Breathing properly is important and essential to good health.
Every day workers perform duties that sometimes are not in the healthist environments. Training workers on the proper ways of respiratory personal protective equipment (PPE) is important to protecting them against harmful inhaliants.