Provide research results and technical expertise for updating ANSI respiratory protective equipment standards according to a timeline mandated by ANSI to provide enhanced respiratory protection to workers.
PPT personnel participate on ANSI respiratory protective equipment standards development committees including; selection and use, fit testing, physical requirements, biological agents, and terrorist and disaster response. PPT personnel have a lead role in revision to ANSI standards that are recognized and used nationally and internationally. All PPT branches provide the expertise and scientific data supporting revision to the ANSI standards.
1Q FY07 - Memberships established on Z88 subcommittees; input provided on Z88.10 and Z88.14
2Q FY07 - Input provided on actions of 4 subcommittees (Z88.2,Z88.7, Z88.10, Z88.14)
3Q FY07 - Input projected on actions of 4 subcommittees (Z88, Z88.10, Z88.14, Z88.2)
4Q FY07 - Input projected on actions of 1 subcommittee (Z88.10, Z88.14)