Facial Hair & Respirators: January 2018 Safety & Hygiene CornerUploader: Kimi 3 month ago Subscribe 7
While human hair appears to be very thin to the naked eye, hair is much larger in size than the particles inhaled. Provided by Ohio BWC staff. Where can companies place emphasis to encourage a high degree of compliance and discourage facial hair that interferes with safe respirator use? OSHA estimated 5 million employees in 1. August 31, Page last updated: Whether your ultimate decision is to disallow any employee using these devices from having facial hair or conducting regular reviews to ensure the equipment seals appropriately and works as intended, respirator safety has to be a continual priority.