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True or false: The banana oil test is recognized as a quantitative fit test of an air-purifying respirator.

True or false: Whether you are wet blasting or dry blasting, you must use a Type CE supplied-air respirator.

True or false: Of seven problems with air-fed respirator usage, the one listed first in a recent PaintSquare blog is not ensuring that the respirator is being supplied with Grade D breathing air.

True or false: OSHA requires every supplied-air respirator user to understand the hazards the respirator protects him or her from, but it does not require the user to understand how to maintain the respirator.

True or false: Replacement parts for air-supplied respirators, if they are not from the original manufacturer, must be approved by NIOSH.

Respirators must be approved by what agency?

Which of the following types of contaminants, introduced in the vicinity of a person wearing a half-mask respirator to determine if it fits properly, are allowed by OSHA for quantitative fit testing?

True or false: Respirator types suitable for use in Immediately Dangerous to Life or Health (IDLH) atmospheres do not include a combination full-facepiece pressure-demand supplied-air respirator (SAR) with auxiliary self-contained air supply.

What agency tests and approves respirators for use in the workplace?

True or false: Persons designated as Program Administrators of a company’s respiratory protection program must be trained and certified by OSHA.

True or false: OSHA requires that replacement parts for air-supplied respirators must come from the original manufacturer.

All respiratory protection equipment used in the workplace must be approved by what organization?

The approval of what agency is required for supplied-air respirators?

What type of respiratory protection is required for air abrasive blasting?

What is the maximum level of carbon monoxide allowed by OSHA in breathing air for supplied-air respirators?

Respirators must be approved for use by what organization?

True or False: OSHA classifies supplied-air respirators as engineering controls.

Why must a cartridge mask respirator be fit-tested?

What agency is in charge of testing and certifying respirators?

True or false: Use of banana oil to test the fit of a respirator is called a “qualitative fit test.”

What organization defines the content of Grade D breathing air, required in CFR 1910.134 for supplied air respirators?

Manufacturers of supplied air respirators must acquire approval for these products from what agency?

True or false: The banana oil test is recognized as a quantitative fit test of an air-purifying respirator.

True or false: Respirators suitable for use in Immediately Dangerous to Life or Health (IDLH) atmospheres can include a combination full facepiece pressure demand supplied-air respirator (SAR) with auxiliary self-contained air supply.

If you are using a supplied-air respirator for protection during abrasive blast cleaning, when is it OK to take it off?

True or false: OSHA classifies respirators as engineering controls.


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