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Document ID (ISN)56876
CIS number 91-1976
ISBN(s) 0-11-885609-X
Year 1991
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Respiratory protective equipment (RPE) - Legislative requirements and lists of HSE approved standards and type approved equipment
Bibliographic information HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1991. 45p. Price: GBP 2.25.
Abstract This guidance document was previously issued by the Health and Safety Executive in 1989 (see CIS 90-1323). Contents: legislative requirements for the use of RPE in the United Kingdom, type approval certificates and user action; list of HSE-approved standards for RPE, annotated list of HSE-approved for RPE; annotated list of HSE-approved equipment; addresses of manufacturers and suppliers.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; respirators; personal protective equipment
Descriptors (secondary) catalogue; legislation; standard catalogue; replaced; approval
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Respiratory protection
Personal protection