We have issued guidance following concerns about the increasing amount of fake respiratory protective equipment in circulation. Respirators are used by workers to to protect them from work exposure to cancer-causing dust and harmful chemicals.
This document has been produced by the BOHS Working Group on Return to Work Issues in the context of the COVID-19 epidemic. The aim is to provide guidance for members on how to undertake occupational hygiene surveys during the extended outbreak.
We have issued revised guidance on the use of face masks as protection against the coronavirus, taking into account recent government statements and research on the reliability of face masks in various environments.