Workplace Health Without Borders (WHWB) webinar on respiratory protection – Monday, Jan 31 – 10 am EST

Workplace Health Without Borders is hosting a webinar on respiratory protection on Monday, January 31st at 10 am EST. This responds to the tremendous interest in strengthening protection for workers and members of the community and in N95 respirators in particular. This session will help you understand respirators and how to use them.

You need to pre-register at the link below.

With the Omicron variant of the COVID-19 virus causing skyrocketing illness rates around the world, respiratory protection is more important than ever. This webinar will explore standards for respiratory protection, whether fit-testing is necessary and how to do it if you do not have access to equipment, and how to ensure that everyone has the best protection possible against infectious aerosols.

Steven Verpaele ISO Standard 16975 and European approaches
Simon Smith, Canadian standards and international relevance to bioaerosol protection
Stacy Richardson: How to get a good fit with your respirator
Jennifer MacDonald, MD: Do it yourself fit testing

Monday, January 31, 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (15:00 UTC)
Register here.Check your local time here.

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