Respirator Safety Resources Page

Respirator Fit Test Information and Information About Respirator Safety

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Given the importance of respiratory protection, businesses should develop a plan to promote safe and responsible respirator use. Also, businesses should periodically examine their respirator practices. Below you’ll find some resources to help you promote respirator safety in the workplace.

Respirator Fit Test Information

OSHA requires first-time wearers of N95 respirator masks to undergo a Respirator Fit Test (RFT) to ensure the mask fits properly and bears an adequate seal.  These resources will acquaint you with RFTs.

Respirator Fit Test FAQs

Infographic: Respirator Fit Test Types

Respirator Fit Test: Basic Information

Qualitative Respirator Fit Test: General Requirements

OSHA Fit Testing Procedures

OSHA Respirator Fit Testing Video

Important Steps for Using N95 Respirators Infographic

Where to Get a Respirator Fit Test

Respirator Safety Information

Building a respirator safety program? Use these resources to help you frame your initiative.

OSHA Respirator Types Video

NIOSH-Approved Particulate Filtering Facepiece Respirators

NIOSH Respirator FAQ

NIOSH Hospital Respiratory Protection Program Toolkit

Respirator Awareness Publication (NIOSH)

Putting On and Taking Off a Respirator

NIOSH Respirator Safety Publications

Respirator Protection Guidance for Businesses

The following resources will help you promote respiratory protection in the workplace.

OSHA Small Business Compliance Guide for Respirator Protection

CDC: Use of Respirators and Surgical Masks for Protection Against Healthcare Hazards

Guidance for Selecting Appropriate Respirators

OSHA General Respiratory Protection Guidance

Type of Respirator Quick Guide

OSHA Respiratory Protection Program Guidelines

Quick Workplace Safety Tips