An incorrectly used respiratory mask is about as much use as this one

It's not just about masks. You're responsible for ensuring your workers are properly protected from hazardous dust, fumes and chemicals.

We have plenty of free support available to help you. Let's get started, what would you like to do next?

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Take the short quiz below to see if you are managing respiratory hazards correctly.

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Quiz: Are you managing respiratory hazards correctly?

  • Q1. Are you or your employees exposed to any dust, fumes, vapours, aerosol mists or chemicals as a result of work activities?
  • Q2. Do you record levels of exposure and have controls to ensure they are below legal limits?
  • Q3. Do your staff need repiratory protection (face masks) to protect them from exposures to hazardous substances at work?
  • Q4. Have you arranged respiratory health surveillance for staff (lung function tests)?