EN ISO 11737-1:2018
Protecting healthcare staff and patients from infectious diseases
Medical face mask, Type IIR – EN14683, features include:
• Pleat style with ear loops or ties
• Protective four-layer protection
• Splash resistant layer protection against blood and bodily fluids
• Available in a variety of colors and styles
Medical face masks help prevent large particles expelled by the wearer (e.g. spit, mucous) from reaching the patient or work environment and help protect the wearer from exposure to blood and/or bodily fluids from the patient or work environment.
Type IIR – EN14683 masks are appropriate for situations where exposure to blood and/or bodily fluids from the patient or work environment is at risk for the healthcare worker.