Appendix B
California State Parks Policy for Respiratory Protection

The Department policy for the use of respirators and respiratory protection of employees is to be used in conjunction with the Respiratory Protection Handbook. The policy establishes proper and uniform guidelines in accordance with the California Code of Regulations, Title 8,  General Industry Safety Orders, Sections 3409, 5141, 5144, and Title 3,  Food and Agriculture Pesticide Application Regulations, Section 6738. 

For a complete description of the DPR Respiratory Protection policy information go to Section 1220.3, Employee Protective Equipment,  (Pages 12-6 to 12-8) of the DPR Administration Manual (DAM): Employee Safety Section.