Approved qualitative face fit test kits including the Moldex, Alpha Solway & 3M Face Fit Testing Kit. The Fit Test Kits can be used for all makes of FFP1 FFP2 FFP3 and Half Masks in line with COSH (Control of Substance Hazerdous to Health) and the Approved Code of Practice (ACoP) regulations for the mandatory testing of respiratory protective equipment. (RPE).
As per HSE guidelines the Face Fit Test Kits ensure that the most suitable mask RPE is selected for the wearers face. If an employee wears more than one tight fitting facemask, each face mask will need to be face fit tested.
Take charge of your own face fit fit testing and reduce your costs. Additional face fit test solutions are available such as Bitrex Test Solution, Bitrex Sensitivity Solutions as well as the Sweet Test Test & Sweet Sensitivity solutions.. Easy CD Instructions.RPE Testing should be conducted by a competent person.
N.B A tight face seal can only be achieved when the user is clean shaven. Facial hair or stubble prevent a tight seal being created.
If however you would like "Face Fit Testing" or " Train the Trainer" undertaken for you, we offer this across the whole of the UK. We would be more than happy to do this for you at your office or site. Each face fit test takes approximately 20 minutes per test. This service includes a full qualitative fit test in accordance with the guidance notes HSE 282/28.
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