Advice on the selection, care and maintenance of RPE when working in environments likely to contain airborne asbestos fibre; covering power assisted respirators, negative pressure respirators, training, servicing and face fit testing.
Document reference number: GN004-V0615. Supersedes Recommended Guidelines 4 Selection, care and maintenance of respiratory protection equipment (RPE) for use during asbestos removal operations (ARCA, 2009).
The Asbestos Removal Contractors Association was formed on in 1980 to support asbestos removal contractors and associated businesses in the UK, providing advice, guidance and training.
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