Construction Safety Standards - Respiratory Protection Quiz

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Construction Safety Standards - Respiratory Protection Quiz

This quiz is designed to test employees on their knowledge of safety, and respiratory protection.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    True or FalseA respirator is needed when working with abrasive blasting?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Respirators will be provided by the ____________ when they are necessary to protect employee health.  
    • A. 

      Employer

    • B. 

      Owner

    • C. 

      Employee

  • 3. 
    Retraining is required……  
    • A. 

      Every week

    • B. 

      When an employee is observed not following initial training

    • C. 

      When new or additional hazards arrive.

    • D. 

      A and C

    • E. 

      B and C

  • 4. 
    T or FEmployers must provide a medical evaluation or questionnaire  to determine the employee’s ability to use respirators before requiring the use thereof.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which of the following respiratory hazards is (are) present when saw cutting concrete with a gas saw? Mark all that apply
    • A. 

      Gases

    • B. 

      Vapors

    • C. 

      Dust

    • D. 

      Fumes

    • E. 

      Oxygen Deficiency

  • 6. 
    Gases can be _______________________than ambient air.
    • A. 

      Lighter

    • B. 

      Lighter or heavier

    • C. 

      Heavier

    • D. 

      Neither, Gas weights the same as air.

  • 7. 
    How much oxygen is present in clean air?
    • A. 

      1%

    • B. 

      7%

    • C. 

      About 21%

    • D. 

      100%

  • 8. 
    __________ represents a condition that would immediately be dangerous to someones health or life.  
    • A. 

      CADL

    • B. 

      MSDS

    • C. 

      IDLH

    • D. 

      PEL

  • 9. 
    What are the 3 classes of respirators?
    • A. 

      Class A, Class B, Class C

    • B. 

      Class 1, Class 2, Class 3

    • C. 

      Air Purifying, Supplied Air, Self Contained

  • 10. 
    What class of respirator would be required for a room with a high concentration of air-borne substances that don’t present in Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH)?
    • A. 

      Supplied-Air

    • B. 

      None Needed

    • C. 

      Self-Contained

    • D. 

      Air-Purifying

  • 11. 
    Are employees with facial hair allowed to wear respirators? Yes or No
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 12. 
    At the beginning of each work day can employees assume that their supervisors have checked their masks?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No, each individual is responsible for maintenance of their respiratory equipment

  • 13. 
    How often do respirators need to be cleaned or replaced?
    • A. 

      Once a week

    • B. 

      When usage dictates

    • C. 

      Each day

    • D. 

      Every job