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Full Support has shown its continued commitment to the production of high-quality respiratory products, education and training by joining the British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF).  BSiF is the UK’s leading trade body within the safety industry and provides support, guidance...
PortaCount RPE Fit Testing in Healthcare PortaCount Fit Testing is a robust, accurate and non-subjective method of ensuring your staff are safe from airborne viruses and bacteria when wearing RPE at work. Featuring: Step-by-step video instructions Live Fit Check statistics Cheaper...
Improper removal of personal protective equipment spreads infection. A new study monitoring the spread of Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms (MRDO) in hospitals, found that as many as 36% of healthcare workers were contaminated with MDRO following patient contact. After removing personal...
For too long perioperative staff have been suffering breathing issues, eye irritation and on-going health complications due to exposure to diathermy/laser plume - also known as surgical smoke. If the surgical smoke is not evacuated or protected against sufficiently, using...
Donning and Doffing the Easimask Custom Fit FSM18 FFP3 respirator Respirators can differ in how they should be donned/doffed. Please follow the manufacturer's instructions. For more information on the FSM18, see here.
A group of respiratory medical experts are calling for lung cancer in those who have never smoked to be more readily acknowledged as a problem. Summarising their findings, the report says: Lung cancer in people who have never smoked is more...
A major cause of respirator leakage is due to poor fit. Attaining an exceptionally high pass rate using both the Qualitative and the Quantitative Fit Testing methods, the Custom-Fit FFP3 Easimask® respirator combines leading face-seal technology and ergonomic pre-formed design to provide an...
Did you know that your respiratory health could be at risk, even when wearing a surgical mask? Surgical Masks vs Respiratory Protective Equipment Surgical masks offer little protection against airborne hazards, as hazardous particles can be breathed in through the gaps. In contrast,...
An NHS Trust has been fined by the Health & Safety Executive this month for the mishandling of asbestos and exposing staff to the highly hazardous substance.  Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust has been fined after refurbishment work undertaken...
Did you know… Around 5.4 million people in the UK suffer from asthma Asthma sufferers in the UK are amongst the most likely to die due to their condition in Europe – with around 1,400 asthma-related deaths a year ...

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