AS / NZS 1716 Respiratory Protective Devices - Western Australia

Description

You will need to comply with this standard if you are the principal employer of, or manager at, a mine and intend to supply protective equipment to protect your employees from radiation or abrasive blasting.

This standard specifies requirements, performance and testing criteria for the manufacture of respiratory protective devices (respirators) intended to provide protection against atmospheres containing substances that may be harmful if breathed and 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.

Other resources

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Comply All AS / NZS 1716:2012 Respiratory Protective Devices (Opens in new window) Important

Act(s) name

Mines Safety and Inspection Act 1994 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

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