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Respirators and the Coronavirus: What You Need to Know

From Safety Skills:

As the world is experiencing the rapid spread of COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, it is becoming increasingly common to see respirators being used by the general public. But is this simple piece of personal protective equipment effective for our current situation?

While many doctors and even the CDC have noted that respirators available to the public may not be fully effective in protecting against the spread of this virus, it is important for anyone who chooses to use one to understand how to properly do so.

Download this short guide to learn about the different types of respirators and how to correctly put on, take off and dispose of them in order to help protect yourself and others from COVID-19.