Respiratory Protection Overview

Respiratory Protection Overview

Learn about the correct use, maintenance and storage of respirators, and how to respond in a respiratory emergency

Vivid Learning
Updated Aug 24, 2018

The goal of this lesson is to teach workers the purpose of respirators and the preparations, maintenance and storage requirements. Workers will also learn when it is permissible to leave a respirator use area, the warning signs that a respirator is not functioning properly, and how respirator emergencies and malfunctions should be handled.