M. TUBERCULOSIS FILTERING FACEPIECE RESPIRATORS
8 CCR 5144
For the use of filtering facepiece respirators for protection agains M. Tuberculosis, employers may rely on a medical evaluation completed prior to October 18, 2004, to meet the requirement for initial medical evaluation, if:
- The evaluation consisted of a questionnaire, medical examination, or both, evaluated or conducted by a physician or other licensed healthcare professional (PLHCP).
- The employer obtained a written statement from the evaluating PLHCP that the employee is medically able to use a respirator.