How Often Should You Change Your Disposable Respirator?

How Often Should You Change Your Disposable Respirator? Disposable respirators are called dust masks. However, it’s different from the normal dust masks in a way that it can provide more respiratory protection coverage. While the normal single-strapped dust masks can provide general dust protection such as during leaf blowing or...

Is the N95 Mask Reusable?

Reusing N95 Masks Disposable respirator masks are a piece of protective equipment. Used by employees in the workplace. While most people stick to the rules by only a few think that an N95 mask is reusable. There are actually some situations where it is acceptable that you use the n95...

How Does the Niosh-Approved Dust Mask Fit Testing Works?

The Fit Test In order for you to have the full protection of a NIOSH-approved dust mask, it’s necessary to have it fit tested. This will ensure that the mask will have a perfect fit on your face and that no leaks will be present. It could affect the mask’s ability...

Top 5 Respiratory Tips on Wearing a Respirator Mask

Respirator Mask and Protection Did you know that respiratory protection has been one of the most violated OSHA standards? Most companies fail to address this problem. Often due to not having a properly written respiratory protection program for their employees to follow. As a result, they become exposed to certain...

Essential Steps to Take When Wearing a Disposable Particulate Respirator

Precautions Dust particulates are hazardous respiratory contaminants. Depending on the line of work you are in such as chemical or construction industries. Toxic particles, smoke, fumes, and contaminants create a variety of debilitating health issues in these environments. That is why it is necessary for you to have a protection...