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HEMCO emergency showers assist workers exposed to hazardous chemicals

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March 10, 2021
By OHS Canada

Hazmat Health & Safety Occupational Hygiene emergency eyewash/showers HEMCO Product

When time is of the essence after an exposure to a hazardous chemical substance, any delay — even for a few seconds — can result in serious injury.

OSHA and ANSI require that emergency showers be located within 10 seconds walking distance from hazardous site location.

HEMCO Decontamination Booths are fully assembled and ready for installation to water supply and waste systems.

The shower is molded one piece seamless of chemical resistant fiberglass and is equipped with a pull-rod activated shower and push handle eye/face wash for immediately drenching of personnel that have been exposed to hazardous chemicals.

Shower is equipped with frosted front strip curtains, interior grab bars, raised deck grating, and bottom or rear drain outlet.


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