Reusable respirators make use of replaceable filtration cartridges to filter hazardous substances and protect the wearer. There are various respirator filters available, each designed to filter different substances. It is important to know what is the appropriate cartridge to adequately protect employees from sustaining temporary or permanent respiratory conditions. This article shall provide information to assist in this regard.
Fire extinguishers are mandatory safety equipment in all workplaces. The quantity and type of fire extinguisher depends on the size of the building and nature of work being performed on site or materials being used. There is no one fire extinguisher to put out all fires. Using the incorrect fire extinguisher may cause more harm than good.
Mask standards can be confusing: N95, KN95, FFP2, P2 or surgical mask. This quick summary covers mask types, their ratings and their effectiveness at filtering particles.
Filtering Facepiece Respirators...