Respiratory Protection

Learn how to protect workers from air contaminants, including choosing and using the right respirator for the job.

Oregon OSHA

Visit the Oregon OSHA website to learn more about Respiratory Protection, including: 

Respiratory protection guidelines [PDF]

A 36-page guide that includes guidance on establishing a program and use of protective equipment

Assigned protection factors for the revised respiratory protection standard (OSHA) [PDF]
47-page, comprehensive guide to respiratory standards and protection

eTool | Respiratory protection (OSHA)
A stand-alone, illustrated, web-based training tool on respiratory protection

Respirators (NIOSH)
Includes fact sheets, selection guide, and links to more resources