OSHA has provided updated guidelines for mitigating and preventing the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace.
Under these guidelines, the employer is responsible for developing and implementing a written respiratory protection program with required worksite-specific procedures and elements necessary for proper respirator use.
The purpose of the written respiratory protection program is to educate and train employees on your COVID-19 policies and procedures.
To be effective, this mandatory respiratory protection program must include these crucial elements:
These written communications should include: