Shield Offer Face-Fitting Services Nationwide
Monday 16th February 2015
A respirator will not protect unless it is the right mask, the right fit and you have been trained to use it. In the UK, respiratory diseases and conditions make up the third largest group of work-related illnesses; affecting a wide variety of individuals from all industries.
Legislation dictates that all wearers of respiratory protective equipment (RPE) must now have certification to prove that their mask is providing the appropriate amount of protection for the task at hand. The HSE are standardising certification checks on site audits, Shield can help you to be compliant.
Unsure if you are fully protected with your mask?
Shield offer face fitting services to all industries requiring the use of close fitting filtering face masks. Shield can offer practical training and demonstrations to ensure the mask wearer receives the highest level of protection. This will ensure that your organisation is fulfilling the requirements laid out in the Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) guidance notes HSE 282/28 and HSG53.