PPE Selection Matrix for Occupational Exposure to Ebola Virus

OSHA has just put out a new “FactSheet” for PPE Selection Matrix for Occupational Exposure to Ebola Virus. Most useful is the chart on page 2 that clearly outlines what type and what level of PPE should be used based on the type of work and level of contact with an infected person.

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Put together primarily for “workers whose jobs involvehealthcare, mortuary/death care, airline and other transportation operations,cleaning and environmental services, law enforcement,” the document is available to anyone who feels he or she might come in contact with the virus.

Click here to download the document.