Cross posted to OEM-L and MCOH…4 Questions…


Are you using non-traditional masks; 

Do you provide direction as to how they are use;

What they should be made of; 

How they should be laundered or inspected for continued use or disposal/disinfection?


Thanks. Will share results.




Edward I. Galaid, MD, MPH, FACOEM


Medical Director, Roper St. Francis Physician Partners Occupational Medicine

Charleston, SC

Member, ACOEM Task Group,  Guidance for the Medical Evaluation of Law Enforcement Officers

Special Expert, NFPA Fire Service Occupational Safety & Health (FIX-AAA) Committee

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