Even the most diligent employees can sometimes have an accident on the job. When these occurrences involve hazardous chemicals, safety showers and eyewash stations can mean the difference between minor mishap and serious injury. This Safety Showers and Eye Wash Station Training Kit will teach your workers how to properly use safety showers, as well as inform them of when they should be used. This training course teaches employee several key principles:|
This video training course on Safety Showers and Eyewash Stations will ensure your personnel are prepared. Available in either English or Spanish language and on either a DVD or USB Stick.
- What are the different types of safety showers or eye wash stations and how should be they be used?
- Why is the water flow strength important and why does each eye wash station need be be checked and maintained on a regular basis?
- How long should an eye wash station water flow last? (at least 15 minutes)
- Where should showers or eye wash stations be located? (example: anywhere that corrosives, like acids, bases, dehydrating agents, or oxidizing agents are used)
- What are some examples of commonly used corrosives and what are the effects of those corrosives on the eyes or skin? (example - phosphoric acide or xylene)
- In addition to eye wash stations and safety showers what are the other precautions that need to be taken while working with chemicals? (using PPE, understanding the emergency plan, understand the Safety Data Sheets, and reading and understanding the facility's Hazard Communication Program)
- What is the training protocol for employees when it comes to eye wash stations?
- The importance of making it easy to reach the eye wash station or shower (keep routes free of equipment or supplies, keep areas under showers clear, etc)
- What is an "OSHA Stress Test" when it comes to eye wash station maintenance?
- What are the important components of teaching employees how to use an eye wash station or safety shower?
- and much more...
What's Included In The Box?:
- All of our training videos include a separate disc that contains the following additional resources:
1) A Leader's Guide that the instructor can use to help facilitate the training and provide additional verbal support to the video. It also includes a sample outline for the training session including an agenda
2) An employee quiz on the material that was taught in the video
3) Answer key to the quiz
4) An attendance sheet to keep track of who was trained, when the training occurred, who was the instructor, etc. This allows you to keep a record of your training session.
5) A printable "Certificate of Completion" that you can give to each employee who attends the safety training session