The Business Behind the Mask: The A-Z of managing a workforce with a need for Respiratory Protection
Updated: Jul 17
Briefing 2: Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) Briefing
- Delivered by 3M
28th July @ 10:30 – 11:15 BST
1. Legal obligations and compliance
2. COVID-19 back-to-work preparedness
3. Financial impacts of different types of RPE and the selection criteria
4. The importance of fit
At 3M we understand that now more than ever, managing a construction workforce is a complex task. Your workers face multiple hazards, daily, which they rely on you to protect them from. Respiratory hazards are often invisible and can have a serious long-term impact on workers’ health. The introduction of COVID-19 to the world and with the UK workforce now easing back to work, these hazards and their impact on workers’ health, are at the forefront of business owners and Managers minds. In addition, you must juggle your legal obligations with worker compliance, the correct selection of respiratory protection and the financial implications each option presents, along with ensuring it fits and is worn correctly.
3M’s resident Respiratory Protection expert, George Elliott will take you through the clear steps on how best to tackle this complex challenge head on, giving you the knowledge and confidence to select adequate and suitable RPE for your workforce and for your business.