Respiratory protection guide

This guide explores some common respiratory hazards for which protection is required, and gives guidance to employers and others on the selection, use and care of respirators.

A guide to respiratory protection (PDF 381 KB)

While this guidance has not been updated to reflect current work health and safety legislation (the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and regulations), it may still contain relevant information and practices to keep workers and others healthy and safe.

Please read this guidance in conjunction with all relevant industry standards that apply to you as a PCBU. This guidance will be progressively reviewed and either updated, replaced with other guidance, or revoked.