Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2006 15:32:07 -0400
Reply-To: jason.burrill**At_Symbol_Here**CRL.COM
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From: jason.burrill**At_Symbol_Here**CRL.COM
Subject: Supplied-air respirator question
Hello all,
I was wondering if anyone knew whether or not a medical evaluation was 
necessary for lab personnel wearing a Supplied-air respirator, from 
reading 29 CFR 1910.134 it looks like they would but I just wanted to be 
sure. This would pertain to someone working in a lab that put on a loose 
fitting hood and have it hooked up to a hose that supplied ambient air to 
the user.

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