Respirators- Medical Evaluation & Fit Testing
Individuals using respirators must be medically evaluated, trained, and fit tested. The Safety Office will train and fit test employees. Medical evaluations must be paid by the affected department. The Safety Office will schedule the medical evaluation. Please call the Safety Office before purchasing a respirator to ensure the respirator is the right one for the task. Consult the Respiratory Safety Program for additional details.
Please call the Safety Office before purchasing personnel protective equipment (PPE) to ensure that the PPE will be effective for your needs and is in compliance with OSHA regulations. Learn more about PPE.