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Portable eye wash installation knowledge

      When people install eyewash, they often do not pay attention to whether the installation is correct or not. According to the standard of eyewash, the installation of eyewash and shower equipment needs to be performed in accordance with the relevant instructions.

Portable Emergency eye washer usage instructions

       1. Around the eyewash and shower equipment, there must be a prominent Chinese and English logo, which tells the operator at the production site exactly where and how the eyewash and shower equipment is used.

       2. The eyewash and shower equipment must be installed near the dangerous area so that in the event of danger, the danger area can be reached at the first time. Try to install it on the same level to avoid overreaching.

       3. In the normal operation of the eyewash and shower equipment, each part must be guaranteed to meet the standard. Each nozzle must be able to be used alone. In areas that are frozen in winter, you need to add anti-freeze devices or install antifreeze protection facilities next to the equipment.

       4. When the operation switches of the eye washer and shower device are fully open, all valves must be kept open, except for human factors.

       5. After the installation is complete, the connected piping should not have water leakage when the eye washer and shower equipment are properly connected to the water source and all the valve switches are closed.

       6. If the device is operated in an environment where it may be directly exposed to strong acids or alkalis or other toxic or hazardous substances that have strong corrosion properties or are easily absorbed by the skin, the device must be installed near the source of the danger. In special circumstances, the eyewash device And shower equipment to meet special requirements.

       7. In laboratories that may come into contact with toxic and hazardous chemicals mentioned above, eyewashers and shower equipment are generally installed in the laboratory’s internal channels. However, the working position is sometimes far from the eyewash and shower equipment, which may delay rescue time. In this case, it is recommended to install a hose for eyewash and shower equipment next to the pool in the laboratory. This device is more convenient and practical. When the eyes, face and other parts are accidentally splashed on dangerous chemicals, they can be flushed with this equipment as soon as possible, providing timely protection.

       Only the correct installation, eyewash and shower equipment can play the greatest role.

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