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Monthly archives for October, 2014

When Do You Need to Conduct An Exposure Assessment

  OSHA requires employers to characterize the type and level of employee exposures to respiratory hazards prior to deciding on respiratory protection equipment and engineering controls.  Paragraph (d)(1)(iii) of the respiratory protection standard requires the employer to identify and assess the respiratory hazard(s) in the workplace.  Employers must make a “reasonable estimate” of the employee […]

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