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Breathing Protection Mandatory Safety Signs

Breathing protection safety signs are a visual reminder of the need to use respiratory personal protective equipment (PPE)  in the workplace. These are necessary to protect against a range of potential hazards including; airborne dust particles, including asbestos; gas or fumes; vapour; and oxygen deficient atmospheres.

The body protection products are outlined in the Personal Protective Equipment Regulations 1992. Breathing protection equipment can include dust masks, odour masks, respirators, air-fed helmets or hoods, free standing HEPA filters and breathing apparatus.

The signs indicate the need to use the appropriate appliances or equipment, and their location. These mandatory safety signs and safe conditions safety signs are manufactured to comply with the harmonised standard EN 7010, and the Signs and Safety Regulations 1996, covering the symbol or pictogram, colour, and layout.

Common applications include industrial sandblasting, grinding or spraying; clearing of spillages; pressure washing; welding; metal manufacture and fabrication; general construction and DIY; demolition; asbestos removal; working in confined spaces; laboratories and research facilities; and hospitals.


Wear dust mask symbol safety sign.
Wear dust mask symbol safety sign.
Part of our personal protective equipment mandatory sign range. Wear dust mask symbol sign, as PPE against breathing airborne dusts, fumes and liquid aerosols.
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Wear respirator symbol safety sign.
Wear respirator symbol safety sign.
Part of our personal protective equipment mandatory sign range. Wear respirator symbol sign, to aid breathing where the atmosphere has airborne dust particles, vapours, fumes or gases.
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Use breathing apparatus symbol safety sign.
Use breathing apparatus symbol safety sign.
Part of our personal protective equipment mandatory sign range. Use breathing apparatus symbol sign, to prevent injuries from dangerous atmospheres which can adversely affect respiration.
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Wear dust mask symbol and text safety sign.
Wear dust mask symbol and text safety sign.
Part of our personal protective equipment mandatory sign range. Wear dust mask symbol and text sign, to provide protection from inhaling vapours, dust particles, fumes or germs.
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Respiratory protection must be worn symbol and text safety sign.
Respiratory protection must be worn symbol and text safety sign.
Part of our personal protective equipment mandatory sign range. Respiratory protection must be worn symbol and text sign, to provide defence against solid airborne dust particles; in vapours, sprays, smoke and fumes; or germs from moulds and spores. The dangers exist in the processing of minerals in mining, quarrying or construction; metal processing in foundries; vegetable dusts from cotton, flour, tea, wood and pollens; and chemical ,pharmaceutical and rubber manufacture.
Dust mask must be worn in this area symbol and text safety sign.
Dust mask must be worn in this area symbol and text safety sign.
Part of our personal protective equipment mandatory sign range. Dust mask must be worn in this area symbol and text sign, to identify locations where breathing protection must be used to prevent inhalation of airborne dust particles or dangerous fumes.
Use breathing apparatus symbol and text safety sign.
Use breathing apparatus symbol and text safety sign.
Part of our personal protective equipment mandatory sign range. Use breathing apparatus symbol and text sign, to prevent workplace accidents in dangerous atmospheres which can impair respiration.
Price From: £2.76 (inc VAT)
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Danger confined space, use breathing apparatus safety sign.
Danger confined space, use breathing apparatus safety sign.
Danger confined space, use breathing apparatus sign. Part of our confined space multipurpose safety sign range, for use of respirators to aid breathing in potentially hostile, restricted areas
Warning Asbestos dust, Wear respirator, Wear protective clothing safety sign.
Warning Asbestos dust, Wear respirator, Wear protective clothing safety sign.
Warning Asbestos dust, wear respirator, wear protective clothing sign. Part of our asbestos hazard multipurpose safety sign range. It is essential to wear PPE (Personal protective equipment) to prevent inhalation or contamination from contact with asbestos particles.