# Directives
1 - National - CPL 02-00-158 [CPL 02-00-120] - Inspection procedures for the Respiratory Protection Standard - PDF
2 - National - CPL 02-01-050 - 29 CFR Part 1910, Subpart I, Enforcement Guidance for Personal Protective Equipment in General Industry - PDF
3 - National - CPL 02-02-054 [CPL 2-2.54A] - Respiratory Protection Program Guidelines - PDF
4 - National - CPL 02-00-120 [CPL 2-0.120] - Inspection procedures for the Respiratory Protection Standard. - PDF
5 - National - CPL 02-02-006 [CPL 2-2.6] - Inorganic Mercury and its Compounds
# Federal Register
1 - 86:32376-32628 - Occupational Exposure to COVID-19; Emergency Temporary Standard; Interim Final Rule
2 - 86:22277-22278 - Cotton Dust Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
3 - 86:18557-18558 - Respiratory Protection Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
4 - 86:17408-17410 - The Vinyl Chloride Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
5 - 86:9576-9831 - Hazard Communication Standard; Proposed Rule - PDF
6 - 84:61077-61078 - The Standard on 4,4'-Methylenedianiline for General Industry; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
7 - 84:53902-53954 - Occupational Exposure to Beryllium and Beryllium Compounds in Construction and Shipyard Sectors; Proposed Rule - PDF
8 - 84:51377-51400 - Occupational Exposure to Beryllium and Beryllium Compounds in Construction and Shipyard Sectors - PDF
9 - 84:50739-50756 - Additional Ambient Aerosol CNC Quantitative Fit Testing Protocols: Respiratory Protection Standard - PDF
10 - 83:13313-13314 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Respiratory Protection Standard - PDF
11 - 83:2676-2677 - Respiratory Protection Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
12 - 83:1633-1634 - Cotton Dust Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
13 - 82:29182-29224 - Occupational Exposure to Beryllium and Beryllium Compounds in Construction and Shipyard Sectors - PDF
14 - 82:2470-2757 - Occupational Exposure to Beryllium - PDF
15 - 81:82494-83006 - Walking-Working Surfaces and Personal Protective Equipment (Fall Protection Systems) - PDF
16 - 81:69740-69751 - Additional PortaCount Quantitative Fit-Testing Protocols: Amendment to Respiratory Protection Standard - PDF
17 - 81:16285-16890 - Occupational Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica; Final Rule - PDF
18 - 81:16085-16093 - Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus Standards; Eye and Face Protection - PDF
19 - 81:12969-12972 - Authorization To Open Dockets of Denied Variance Applications for Public Access - PDF
20 - 81:12966-12967 - The Standard on 4,4'-Methylenedianiline for General Industry; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
21 - 80:78773-78775 - The Standard on 4, 4'--Methylenedianiline (MDA) in Construction; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
22 - 80:69984-69985 - Agency Information Collection Activities: Announcement of the Office of Management and Budget Control Numbers Under the Paperwork Reduction Act - PDF
23 - 80:47565-47828 - Occupational Exposure to Beryllium and Beryllium Compounds; Proposed Rule - PDF
24 - 80:25365-25526 - Confined Spaces in Construction; Final Rule - PDF
25 - 80:13295-13304 - Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus Standards; Eye and Face Protection - PDF
26 - 79:72031-72033 - The Vinyl Chloride Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
27 - 79:69531 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Respiratory Protection Standard - PDF
28 - 79:67462-67463 - Cotton Dust Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
29 - 79:39412-39413 - Respiratory Protection Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
30 - 78:56273-56504 - Occupational Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica; Proposed Rule - PDF
31 - 78:6350-6352 - The Standard on 4,4'-Methylenedianiline for General Industry; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
32 - 77:72781-72783 - Standards Improvement Project--Phase IV - PDF
33 - 76:61752-61753 - Cotton Dust Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
34 - 76:44372-44373 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Respiratory Protection Standard - PDF
35 - 76:13668-13669 - Respiratory Protection Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
36 - 75:24835-24844 - Infectious Diseases - PDF
37 - 74:3526-3534 - Additional Quantitative Fit-Testing Protocols for the Respiratory Protection Standard - PDF
38 - 73:31510-31511 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request - PDF
39 - 73:15541-15542 - Respiratory Protection Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
40 - 71:51639-51641 - Standard on 4,4'-Methylenedianiline (MDA) in General Industry; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
41 - 70:57898-57899 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request - PDF
42 - 70:922-923 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request - PDF
43 - 69:52938-52940 - Respiratory Protection Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
44 - 68:33887-33894 - Controlled Negative Pressure REDON Fit Testing Protocol - PDF
45 - 66:63072-63073 - 4',4'-Methylenedianiline Standard for Construction (29 CFR 1926.60); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
46 - 66:50456-50457 - Cadmium in General Industry Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of the Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
47 - 66:22016-22017 - Respiratory Protection Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of the Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements - PDF
48 - 64:71242-71261 - Dixie Divers, Inc.; Grant of Permanent Variance - PDF
49 - 63:66018-66036 - Permit-Required Confined Spaces. - PDF
50 - 63:31231 - Submission for OMB Emergency Review; Comment Request. - PDF
51 - 62:54469-54471 - Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request - PDF
52 - 62:37938-37939 - Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection;Comment Request; Respiratory Protection - PDF
53 - 55:8152-54 - Exposure to Toxic Substances; Air Contaminants; Respiratory Protection; Notice of Informal Public Hearing
54 - 54:23991-8 - Health Standards; Methods of Compliance
55 - 50:25343 - Variance
56 - 49:5318 - Respiratory Protection
57 - 49:5318 - Revocation of Advisory and Repetitive Standards
58 - 48:7473-6 - Respiratory Protection
59 - 47:23480 - Respiratory Protection
60 - 47:20803-9 - Respiratory Protection
# Regulations
1 - 1910.134 - Respiratory Protection.
# Settlement Agreement
1 - Industry Settlement Agreement - American Petroleum Institute - 12/09/2003
2 - Industry Settlement Agreement - American Iron and Steel Institute - 03/29/1997
# Standard Interpretations
1 - 1910.134 - Heat Initiative: Inspection Guidance
2 - 1910.134 - Updated Interim Enforcement Response Plan for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
3 - 1910.134 - Temporary Enforcement Guidance – Tight-Fitting Powered Air Purifying Respirators (PAPRs) Used During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic
4 - 1910.134 - Enforcement Guidance on Decontamination of Filtering Facepiece Respirators in Healthcare During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic
5 - 1910.134 - Expanded Temporary Enforcement Guidance on Respiratory Protection Fit-Testing for N95 Filtering Facepieces in All Industries During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic
6 - 1910.134 - Escape-only respirators
7 - 1910.134 - Voluntary use respirators
8 - 1910.134 - Voluntary use of surgical masks
9 - 1910.134 - Interim Enforcement Guidance for the Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction Standard, 29 CFR 1926.1153
10 - 1910.134 - OSHA requirements for smoke plume generated from laser and electrosurgical instruments in dental offices and hospital operating rooms
11 - 1910.134 - QLFT fit testing procedures
12 - 1910.134 - Permit-Required Confined Space Entry Requirements For IDLH and Non-IDLH Spaces
13 - 1910.134 - APF for the combination pressure-demand, full-facepiece SAR with auxiliary SCBA
14 - 1910.134 - Facial Hair Under Seal of Tight-fitting Respirator
15 - 1910.134 - Whether the Respiratory Protection standard requires personal air monitoring to identify and evaluate the respiratory hazards in the workplace.
16 - 1910.134 - Additional duties of two standby personnel for structural firefighting
17 - 1910.134 - Fit testing requirements for respirators used for CBRN protection.
18 - 1910.134 - Numerous questions on filtering facepiece/dusk mask respirators.
19 - 1910.134 - Fit testing for CBRN respirators.
20 - 1910.134 - OSHA's decision not to provide a religious exemption from the respirator standard.
21 - 1910.134 - Clarification on the use of smoke escape hoods/masks by area monitors during a building evacuation.
22 - 1910.134 - Clarification on firefighters with facial hair who enter IDLH atmospheres and use a self-contained breathing apparatus.
23 - 1910.134 - Use of smoke escape hoods meeting the ANSI-ISEA standard
24 - 1910.134 - Clarification of OSHA's position on preemption precluding state court findings with regard to defective NIOSH-certified respirators.
25 - 1910.134 - Definition of a single use and negative pressure respirator
26 - 1910.134 - Clarification on equivalent test nebulizer for qualitative fit tests.
27 - 1910.134 - Difference between voluntary and non-voluntary use of a respirator.
28 - 1910.134 - Maintenance of medical evaluation and fit test records as required by the Respiratory Protection Standard.
29 - 1910.134 - Clarification of OSHA denial of FirePASS's variance request and respiratory protection requirements in oxygen-deficient atmospheres.
30 - 1910.134 - Tuberculosis and Respiratory Protection Enforcement
31 - 1910.134 - Clarification on whether to use quantitative or qualitative fit-testing for full-facepiece PAPRs.
32 - 1910.134 - Tuberculosis and Respiratory Protection.
33 - 1910.134 - Clarification of OSHA's asbestos standards for general industry and construction and the respiratory protection standard as applied to medical surveillance of employees.
34 - 1910.134 - Performance of user seal checks and whether positive and/or negative seal checks are required when donning a respirator.
35 - 1910.134 - Clarification of OSHA's requirement for breathing air to have at least 19.5 percent oxygen content.
36 - 1910.134 - PSM compliance for ammonia refrigeration systems.
37 - 1910.134 - Tuberculosis and Respiratory Protection: prohibition on enforcement of annual fit testing requirements during fiscal year 2006.
38 - 1910.134 - Facial hair and voluntary use of filtering facepiece respirators.
39 - 1910.134 - Tuberculosis and Respiratory Protection: prohibition of enforcing annual fit testing requirements during 2005 fiscal year; enforcement of other 1910.134 provisions.
40 - 1910.134 - Requirements for providing medical evaluations prior to wearing respiratory protection for training exercises.
41 - 1910.134 - Respiratory protection medical evaluations: additional evaluations; use of employee's physician; testing; medical removal; and confidentiality.
42 - 1910.134 - Requirements for fit testing employees before fire brigade training exercises.
43 - 1910.134 - Tuberculosis and Respiratory Protection.
44 - 1910.134 - Respiratory protection program requirements for M. tuberculosis based on risk assessments; applicability of the respirator standard to long-term healthcare facilities.
45 - 1910.134 - Fit testing is not required for employees not exposed to a hazardous atmosphere and not required to wear a respirator.
46 - 1910.134 - Fit testing requirements for employees who wear respirators to protect against M. Tuberculosis, SARS, Smallpox, and Monkeypox.
47 - 1910.134 - Beards may not interfere with face seal;alternative respirators for bearded employees.
48 - 1910.134 - Respiratory protection and emergency escape requirements for IDLH atmospheres.
49 - 1910.134 - Training and PPE requirements for hospital staff that decontaminate victims/patients.
50 - 1910.134 - Respiratory protection, medical surveillance, and training requirements under HAZWOPER
51 - 1910.134 - Respiratory protection requirements for hospital staff decontaminating chemically contaminated patients.
52 - 1910.134 - Tuberculosis testing procedures for the home health care industry.
53 - 1910.134 - Protection factors for respirators used in pharmaceutical industry: policy change.
54 - 1910.134 - Application of 1926.800 to lone employees working underground in a tunnel or shaft connected to a tunnel.
55 - 1910.134 - Preemption of respiratory protection standard by DOT's Office of Pipeline Safety regulations.
56 - 1910.134 - Enforcement policy for abrasive-blasting respiratory protection under the Lead in Construction Interim Final Rule.
57 - 1910.134 - Respiratory protection for anhydrous ammonia storage installations.
58 - 1910.134 - Employee declination of medical evaluation; religious exemptions for respirator use.
59 - 1910.134 - Conduct of respiratory protection medical evaluations by medical technicians.
60 - 1910.134 - Questions and answers regarding the respiratory protection standard
61 - 1910.134 - Respiratory Protection Standard: Interim Enforcement Policy.
62 - 1910.134 - Conditions where OSHA might accept a product that is not approved by NIOSH.
63 - 1910.134 - Permissible Exposure Limits for Nuisance dust.
64 - 1910.134 - Additional Enforcement Policy Change for Respiratory Protection Required for Abrasive Blasting.
65 - 1910.134 - Issuance of and paying for Personal Protective Equipment.
66 - 1910.134 - Inquiry on beards, respirator use, and fit testing of repirators.
67 - 1910.134 - Voluntary safety and health audits under the Occupational Safety and Health Act
68 - 1910.134 - Belt mounted filtration unit used with any NIOSH approved supplied-air respirator.
69 - 1910.134 - Entry into a confined space when the lower flammable limit is greater than ten percent.
70 - 1910.134 - Particulate Respirators Certified under 42 CFR Part 84.
71 - 1910.134 - Incipient stage fire brigades.
72 - 1910.134 - Respirator Concerns.
73 - 1910.134 - Variance exposure level for silver metal.
74 - 1910.134 - Tuberculosis: respiratory protection and complaint inspection.
75 - 1910.134 - The Use of the Bullard "Free Air" Pump.
76 - 1910.134 - Job requiring respiratory protection.
77 - 1910.134 - Fit testing and fit factors for the N-95 respirators for protection against TB exposure.
78 - 1910.134 - The OSHA interpretation of respiratory protection requirements with regards to tuberculosis (TB) exposure.
79 - 1910.134 - Clarification of the requirements of the Respiratory Protection Standard.
80 - 1910.134 - Appropriateness of using Mag-1 Eyewear eyeglass holders with full facepiece respirators and self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
81 - 1910.134 - Update: OSHA Enforcement Policy for Occupational Exposure to Tuberculosis.
82 - 1910.134 - Interpretation of the Personal Protective Equipment standard
83 - 1910.134 - OSHA tuberculosis (TB) enforcement.
84 - 1910.134 - Employees in a cotton yarn manufacturing plant who voluntarily wear cloth over their mouths and noses to prevent lint from sticking to their skin.
85 - 1910.134 - Respirator use of spray operations involving paints containing isocyanates.
86 - 1910.134 - Respirator Exhalation Valve Leakage.
87 - 1910.134 - Storage of flammable and/or combustible liquids.
88 - 1910.134 - Pulmonary function testing training requirements and spirometer transmission of disease.
89 - 1910.134 - Respiratory protection as it relates to oil fields
90 - 1910.134 - South Carolina's regulatory procedures for single-use respirators.
91 - 1910.134 - Spray painting relating to vehicle maintenance operations.
92 - 1910.134 - Hazwoper training in hospitals.
93 - 1910.134 - Training requirements of Hazwoper for various functions.
94 - 1910.134 - Training required for emergency response at industrial facilities
95 - 1910.134 - The intervals between physical examinations for employees performing interior structural firefighting.
96 - 1910.134 - Ventilation for an anhydrous ammonia refrigeration system.
97 - 1910.134 - Respirator rules as applied to open hatch gauging of sour crude oil storage tanks.
98 - 1910.134 - Respirators required during initial hazardous waste site entry
99 - 1910.134 - Use of Air-Purifying Respirators In Dangerous Concentrations of Gases Or Vapors
100 - 1910.134 - Sampling Procedures for Employees Using Air-Supplied Respirators
101 - 1910.134 - Respiratory protection requirements for sour crude oil tank operations.
102 - 1910.134 - Respiratory Protection for Mercury and Chlorine
103 - 1910.134 - Respiratory protection compliance responsibility for contract workers and visitors.
104 - 1910.134 - Use of eyeglass inserts or spectacle kits inside respirator full facepieces.
105 - 1910.134 - Acceptance of closed-circuit self-contained breathing apparatus for firefighting.
106 - 1910.134 - The M-17 gas mask may not be used by workers other than enlisted military personnel.
107 - 1910.134 - Standard for exposure to tetrahydrofuran; Respirators may be worn only if engineering and administrative controls are not feasible.
108 - 1910.134 - Application of the Hazard Communication standard to gray and ductile iron castings.
109 - 1910.134 - Use of Bureau of Mines Approved Gas Mask Canisters
110 - 1910.134 - Facial hair and respirator wearing.
111 - 1910.134 - Facial hair and the wearing of respirators.
112 - 1910.134 - Acceptable respirators for exposure to ethylene oxide; Acceptable respirators for exposure to ethylene oxide.
113 - 1910.134 - Negative pressure respirators unacceptable for isocyanate paints.
114 - 1910.134 - Carbon Monoxide Alarm/Monitoring at Abrasive Blasting Operations.