HAWS - Emergency Showers

Emergency Eyewash and Shower Equipment Compliance
Published by Standards Australia AS4775 and the International Safety Equipment Association’s ANSI Z358.1 establish minimum performance and use requirements for eyewash and shower equipment.

Significant requirements include:
• Eyewash must deliver a minimum of flushing fluidat 1.5L per minute for a full 15 minutes, or
• Eye/face wash a minimum of 11.4L per minute for a full 15 minutes
• Emergency showers must deliver a minimum of 75.7L of flushing fluid per minute for a full 15 minutes
• Must be capable of simultaneous use
• Must deliver tepid flushing fluid, defined as between 16°C- 38°C