|Document ID (ISN)||37867|
|Convention or series no.
||American national standard for emergency eyewash and shower equipment
||American National Standards Institute, 1430 Broadway, New York, N.Y. 10018, USA, 1981. 24p. Illus.
||This standard (approved 12 June 1981) establishes minimum performance requirements for eyewash and shower equipment for the emergency treatment of the eyes or body of a person who has been exposed to injurious materials. Sections are devoted to: emergency showers; eyewash equipment; eye/face wash equipment; hand-held drench hoses; and combination shower and eyewash and eye/face wash equipment. The section for each type of equipment covers: performance, manufacturer's testing procedures, installation, maintenance and training.
||first-aid equipment; eye irrigation; emergency showers; USA
||design of equipment; standard; equipment testing
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
||First aid and emergency organization