Ahmad Rozlaimi, Raudathul Fathirah and Mhd Fauzi, Nurul Intan Farhana and Othman, Siti Amira (2020) Respirator. In: Personal protective equipment. Penerbit UTHM, UTHM, pp. 64-69. ISBN 978-967-2916-98-7

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Respirator is a protective device that covers the nose and mouth to protect workers against hazardous atmospheres. These hazardous atmospheres where the work environments have harmful air that comes from dust, fogs, smokes, mists, fumes, and gases. According to the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, they recorded that 7% of miners were diagnosed with pneumoconiosis due to the long exposure to dust. In order to reduce this hazard substances, respirators are needed for workers that work in this such environment.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General) > T11.95-12.5 Industrial directories > T55-55.3 Industrial safety. Industrial accident prevention
Divisions: Faculty of Applied Science and Technology > Department of Physics and Chemistry
Depositing User: Mr. Abdul Rahim Mat Radzuan
Date Deposited: 17 Jan 2022 08:12
Last Modified: 17 Jan 2022 08:12

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