Temporary amendments to SIs in response to COVID-19
22nd March 2020
WSI 2020/334
24th March 2020

HSE on the importance of RPE face fitting to protect from COVID-19

HSE has issued a reminder of the importance of fit testing face masks to avoid transmission: coronavirus (COVID-19).  A face fit test should be carried out to ensure the respiratory protective equipment (RPE) can protect the wearer.  More information is also available in our downloadable publication ‘Guidance on respiratory protective equipment (RPE) fit testing’ (INDG479).