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Quality Assurance Module - FY07

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Current Information can be found at: Quality Assurance Module - FY08


  • Update the Quality Requirements for Respirator Manufacturers
International Standards Organization I S O 9000 logo

Applicable Standards

  • 42 CFR Part 84
  • ISO 9000

Key Partners

  • Manufacturers
  • Quality and sampling plan experts


  • Manufacturers
  • Respirator Users

Project Scope

  • Update Quality Control requirements and add Quality Assurance and Quality Management requirements to 42 CFR Part 84


  • 1Q FY07 - Proposed Rule
  • 1Q FY07 - Initiate Rule Making Process
  • 1Q FY07 - Obtain CDC Approval


  • Respirator Users


  • Greater use of statistical process controls by manufacturers
  • More consistent, high quality respirators available to workers
Page last modified: July 23, 2007
Page last reviewed: July 23, 2007 (archived document)
Content Source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)