Respiratory Protection Procedure

Respiratory Protection Procedure

This respiratory protection procedure template can assist your business comply with ISO 45001, OH&S Management Systems clauses:

  • 6.1.2. Hazard Identification and Assessment of Risks and Opportunities.
  • 8.1.2. Eliminating Hazards and Reducing OH&S Risks.


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What is a Respiratory Protection Procedure?

Respiratory Protection Procedure

A respiratory protection procedure is a written document regarding the selection, use and maintenance of respiratory protective equipment (RPE).

The overall intent of the procedure is to protect persons against atmospheres deficient in oxygen or against dusts, mists, fumes, smokes, gases, vapors, micro-organisms or combinations of these substances which could enter the body through the respiratory system.

Selection of Respiratory Protection Equipment

Respiratory Protection

It is imperative that when personnel are required to work in atmospheres contaminated by dusts, mists, fumes, smoke, gases, vapors, micro-organisms or atmospheres deficient in oxygen, they must first select the correct respiratory protective equipment.

When selecting respiratory protective equipment, the applicable standards must be reviewed and followed. If there is ever any doubt regarding the correct selection of respiratory protective equipment after consulting the standards, then additional specialist advice should be sourced to ensure that safety requirements and individual health is not compromised.

Contents of this Respiratory Protection Procedure

  • Approval.
  • Purpose.
  • Scope.
  • Terms and Definitions.
  • Roles and Responsibilities.
  • Procedures.
  • Selection of Respiratory Equipment.
  • Medical Assessments for Users of Respiratory Protective Equipment.
  • Respiratory Protective Equipment Training.
  • Issue of Respiratory Protective Equipment.
  • Fitting and Wearing Respiratory Protective Equipment.
  • Negative Pressure Fit Checks.
  • Positive Pressure Fit Checks.
  • Maintenance of Respiratory Protective Equipment.
  • Cleaning of Respiratory Protective Equipment.
  • Storage Practices for Respiratory Protective Equipment.
  • Disposal of Respiratory Protective Equipment.
  • Record Keeping.
  • Respiratory Protection Program Evaluation.
  • Related Procedures, Forms and Documents.
  • Review Criteria.
  • Record Management.
  • References.

Why Choose to Buy this Respiratory Protection Procedure

  • This 13-page respiratory protection procedure can assist you to develop and implement an effective respiratory protection program.
  • This procedure will help you protect persons against atmospheres deficient in oxygen or against dusts, mists, fumes, smokes, gases, vapors and micro-organisms that could enter the body through the respiratory system.

After purchasing this template you will be able to:

  • Very easily edit and customize the template to create your own procedure.
  • Apply your own style, format and brand to the procedure.
  • Use it in any industry or sector regardless of the size or type of organization.

Availability and Use of this Respiratory Protection Procedure

  • This procedure is accessible to you right now by clicking the ‘Buy Now’ button.
  • The procedure will be delivered to you in fully editable Microsoft Word format for immediate and full use in your business.
  • There are no subscriptions, contracts or ongoing costs.

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