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Respiratory Protection
National Summary
Several types of occupational diseases can be caused by breathing contaminated or oxygen-deficient air in the workplace. In order to control or eliminate breathing hazards, OSHA has adopted respiratory protection regulations for any general industry workplaces (29 CFR 1910.134), and for specific air contaminants.
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Proposed Regulations 29 CFR 1910, 1915, 1926 - Assigned Protection Factors 06/06/2003National
Final Regulations 29 CFR 1910, 1915, and 1926 - Assigned Protection Factors 08/24/2006National
Proposed Regulations 42 CFR 84 - Public Meeting to Discuss NIOSH's Respirator Standards Development Efforts 10/22/2010National
Notices Agency Information Collection Activities: Respiratory Protection Standard 07/25/2011National
Guidance Documents Assigned Protection Factors for the Revised Respiratory Protection Standard  National
Forms Employee Fit Testing Requirements  National
Forms Filter/Cartridge Change Schedule  National
Questions & Answers For employees wearing N95- or P100-rated filtering facepiece respirators, are they required to fill out the whole OSHA questionnaire only once or each year for medical evaluation and fit-testing? 11/19/2010National
Forms Hazard Assessment Sampling Data  National
Forms IDLH Conditions and Procedures  National
Guidance Documents Major Requirements of OSHA's Respiratory Protection Standard  National
Forms Medical Questionnaire  National
Notices National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health; Meeting; Respiratory Protection Against Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Agents 09/17/2003National
Guidance Documents NIOSH Guide to Industrial Respirator Protection  National
Regulatory Analysis Personal Protective Equipment--Respiratory Protection  National
Forms Personnel in the Respiratory Protection Program  National
Guidance Documents Respirator Fact Sheet: What you should know  National
Checklists Respirator Inspection Checklist  National
PowerPoints Respiratory Protection  National
Quizzes Respiratory Protection  National
Handout Respiratory Protection  National
Training Exercises Respiratory Protection  National
Training Exercises Respiratory Protection  National
Speaker's Notes Respiratory Protection  National
Trainer's Guides Respiratory Protection  National
Audio Presentations Respiratory Protection  National
Quizzes Respiratory Protection  National
Plans Respiratory Protection Plan - Template  National
Guidance Documents Small Entity Compliance Guide for the Revised Respiratory Protection Standard  National
Notices Submission for OMB Emergency Review; Comment Request-Respirator Procurement and Supply Survey 05/19/2003National
Forms Voluntary Use Guidelines  National