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Occupational respiratory protection (593).
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 1978 Nov; :1-347
This course, aimed at individuals who have responsibility for any portion of a respiratory program, is designed to provide the necssary information to initiate or upgrade a program to comply with the requirements of the OSHA Act. Applied training is included in both Lecture and Laboratory exercies. At the conclusion of this course, the trainee will be able to initiate and supervise an entire respirator program which will meet the minimum requirements set forth in OSHA section 1910.134. The training course manual has been specially prepared for the trainees attending the course and should not be included in reading lists of periodicals as generally available.
Respirators; Respiratory-equipment; Respiratory-function-tests; Respiratory-protective-equipment; Behavior; Breathing; Equipment-reliability; Training
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