Manufacturing Defect Results in a Loss of Breathing Air
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Type:  Lessons Learned

Publisher:  West Valley Environmental Services, West Valley, NY - West Valley Environ

Published As:  Public

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Topics:  Respiratory Protection, Quality Assurance, Radiation Protection

A new MSA rubber airline failed. The brass hose end had not been crimped onto the hose by the manufacturer. Personal Protective Equipment should always be thoroughly inspected prior to use, not only for potential damage or excessive wear, but also for proper fabrication.

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