Personal Protective Equipment - Unauthorized Respirator Usage

Audit findings: Unauthorized respirator usage is present in the laboratory

Adverse consequences: Failure to be properly fit tested for the appropriate respirator can lead to inhalation of hazardous chemicals.

Corrective action: Respirators should not be necessary in the laboratory when proper safe work practices are employed. Contact EHS at (410) 706-7055 to review the issue specific to your needs.