How to use an eyewash station to treat chemical burns

March 19, 2019

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Irrigating the eyes as soon as possible after a chemical exposure burn is the most critical factor in minimising tissue damage. Patients who are able to flush their eyes within 10 minutes of injury have been documented to have less severe injuries and require shorter hospitalisation. This blog is about how to correctly use the emergency eyewash equipment you’ve purchased and installed at your workplace.Chemical burns can happen in laboratories, decanting areas, construction sites, commercial vessels, oil and gas refineries, food manufacturing plants.

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