Presented by 3M’s industry leading experts, this webinar will discuss the key product features that help provide protection and explain how these features are checked and maintained.
Maintaining respiratory protection requires regular cleaning and maintenance through effective pre-use checks and after-use care. This is important for the continued performance of your 3M respiratory or welding product and helps to minimise potential exposure during reuse.
This webinar will discuss the key product features that help provide protection and explain how these features are checked and maintained. It will focus on the reusable products within the 3M range, including our facepieces, headtops, welding and powered air respirators.
PPE should be properly maintained in an efficient state and in good working order to retain its original protective effectiveness. Those involved in maintaining PPE should be competent to do so; having been trained to understand how the PPE works, the risks involved and the specific practices required for checking, maintaining, repairing, testing and using the equipment.
A complete and effective maintenance programme should include:
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Scott is our UK and Ireland Application Engineer for Welding, Head, Eye, Face and Coveralls and has worked at 3M for 13 years. Scott’s previous experience is in engineering where he completed a 3M maintenance apprenticeship and continued to study achieving a Bachelor of Engineering Honours Degree.
In his current role, Scott will support customer product selection or training requirements that focus on workplace hazards, health impacts, product features, care and maintenance of their PPE.
Scott is a member of the BSI PH/006 Head Protection Committee and the BSIF Eye, Face, Hearing and Head Protection Special Interest Group.
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