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    Title: Use of Respirators - Procedures for IDLH Atmospheres (cont'd)
    Type: Text Slide

    • Employees located outside the IDLH atmosphere must be equipped with:
      • a pressure demand or other positive pressure SCBA or SAR with auxiliary SCBA; and either
      • appropriate retrieval equipment for removing employees who enter, where retrieval equipment would contribute to the rescue of employees and would not increase the overall risk resulting from entry; or
      • equivalent means for rescue where retrieval equipment is not required per above