SafetyBytes® - Overview of Supplied Air Respirators
Using Air Respirators & Supplied Air Respirators
Atmosphere supplying respirators, or ASRs, are used to supply breathable air in conditions that are classified as immediately dangerous to life and health. In this SafetyBytes® lesson, we’ll review the advantages and disadvantages of the supplied air respirator (SAR).
Learning Path & Details
Suggested Industry Usage
- Keeping a Safe Workplace
- Audible Narration
- Linear Navigation
- Integrated Video
Training Files (1)
This course reviews the advantages and disadvantages of using the SAR. The bottom line… the main advantage that the SAR has over the SCBA is that it can provide breathable air for an extended period of time.