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The Importance Of Eye Washer--SYSBEL
- Jan 11, 2017 -

In an emergency , the faster the response, the better the effect.

When a person at a work site is exposed to dangerous liquid chemicals, providing a well-organized work site equipped with easily accessible eyewashes or drench showers is necessary.

Time is clearly of the essence in stopping the exposure, alleviating discomfort and pain, and preventing further or permanent facial and bodily damage. For example, an eyewash or drench shower must be located within 10 seconds of the hazard, so the injured person can quickly and easily reach the plumbed fixture to immediately drench affected areas. Time is also a factor in the length of time one stays in the flushing fluid, which should be for a full 15 minutes as required by the ANSI/ISEA Z358.1 standard.

Emergency safety showers and eyewashes prevent permanent eye and skin damage from chemical burns or foreign substances generated by grinding, hammering, chipping, testing, pouring, storing, transporting, and disposing operations. Proper selection, placement, and maintenance of this equipment will minimize risk of exposure while reducing the chances of catastrophic employee health impacts, work productivity, or even legal costs for the facility.

In the safe handling of products, SYSBEL eye washer is a good choice.

SYSBEL eyewash complies with the standard of ANSI Z358.1-2014 and has been tested and approved by CSA. (Canadian Standards Association). As the emergency safety protection equipment, eyewash station series can be used for flushing the parts exposed to the splashed chemicals and other substances, such as the body, face or eyes, to promptly reduce the damage caused by chemicals, achieve rapid primary self-aid and save more time for further professional treatment.