Under HSE Health & Safety Guidance HSG53 ‘RPE at Work’ paragraph 71: If you are considering RPE with a tight-fitting facepiece, you should make sure that each wearer undergoes a fit test. Face piece fit testing is a method of checking for a tight fitting facepiece matches the wearer’s facial features and seals adequately to their face.
Safetymen offer on-site fit testing or fit testing at out Health & Safety Training Centre in Thorpe le Soken, Essex.
Contact the office for more information, prices and available dates.
Asbestos Essentials online task sheets provide information for those in the building maintenance and allied trades on safe work with asbestos. The suite of free-to-download HSE Asbestos Essentials task sheets has been reviewed and updated. There is more emphasis on the importance of appropriate information, instruction and training. The sheets now indicate whether specific tasks […]Read more >