How to take off N95 respirator after using?


1. Depending on the nature of the hazard you may need to remove all other protective equipment before removing the respirator. 

    Wash hands before removal. Hold the bottom strap and lift out and above ears. How-to-fit-check-a-P2-mask-2

2. Take hold of the top strap as well and slowly lift straps over your head. Slowly lift straps away from face.How-to-fit-check-a-P2-mask-1

3. Remove respirator from face and store or discard in a bag for disposal. Wash hands immediately after handling respirator.

4. Note: If a contamination is likely, do not touch the front of the respirator when removing it.How-to-fit-check-a-P2-mask-4