AS / NZS 1716 Respiratory Protective Devices - Western Australia


You may need to comply with this standard if you intend to design and manufacture respirators.

This standard specifies requirements for respiratory protective devices (respirators) intended to provide varying degrees of protection against atmospheres containing substances that may be harmful if breathed. This standard also specifies requirements for respirators used to provide protection against atmospheres that may be deficient in oxygen.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

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Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

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