Respirators And How To Use Them - Respiratory protection and self-contained breathing apparatuses are used to protect us from harmful gases, fumes, vapors, and chemicals as well as where the air doesn't contain enough oxygen to support life. You need information and training on this type of equipment and the hazards involved before you attempt to use respiratory protection. Your organization will provide specific training, but this program is designed to give you some information about personal protection under adverse or hazardous conditions. Topics discussed in this safety video include: basics of why the protection is needed, breathing, dust, fumes, mists, gases, vapors, oxygen deficiency, examination by a physician, if you have a beard or facial hair, types of protection that are available, disposable masks, disposable respirator, half mask respirators, replaceable cartridges, negative air test, positive test, dusty or dirty respirators, defects, storing clean respirator, air supplied respirator self-contained breathing apparatus, and compressed air. Runtime: 12 Min. WITH PURCHASE OF ANY ENGLISH VHS OR DVD YOU WILL RECEIVE A FREE WRITTEN MATERIAL CD-Rom. The CD-ROM of written materials may include: Leaders Guides, Questions & Answers, Manuals, and Power Points. Contents vary depending on program.