The month of August brings the “dog days of summer.” For many, this means oppressive heat, trouble sleeping, and fatigue with the hot, sticky summer days. For adults and kids alike, appropriate precautions must be taken for dealing with hot weather.

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), under authorization of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, provides a testing, approval and certification program to assure that respirators used in the workplace meet the standards of 42 CFR Part 84. Since 1994, NIOSH has maintained a searchable, on line version of the Certified Equipment List.

The OHD Quantafit Fit Tester eliminates the guesswork associated with qualitative fit testing.  If a mask requires fit testing, count on the OHD Quantafit Fit Tester to provide the reliable OSHA-accepted fit test method in less than 10 minutes.