Showers and Eyewash

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  • Explosion Prevention & Protection Options for Dust Collection Systems

    In this free webinar we will discuss how to recognize dangerous combustible dust situations in manufacturing plants and processing facilities. This knowledge will help you to quickly observe an unsafe situation in your everyday work environments, recognize what you are seeing, evaluate whether you or your employees are in harm’s way, and decide what steps to take to make the environment safe.


  • How to Identify Safe and Effective Emergency Eyewash — and the Hidden Dangers to Avoid

    The human eye is a complex and intricate organ that provides us with the invaluable sense of sight. Commonly referred to as our windows to the world, eyes allow us to take in the majority of information we obtain about the environment around us. In fact, experts agree that the eyes contribute nearly 85 percent of an individual’s total knowledge. Because we rely on our eyes for nearly every activity we perform, most individuals value the sense of sight above all others.

  • Case Study: UWM Drench Shower

    University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) is a public research university, and with more than 29,000 students, is the second largest in the state. Lapham Hall, named for Wisconsin’s first eminent scientist, was built in 1961 to house the Botany, Chemistry and Zoology departments. "Our emergency equipment was vintage 1960s," said Jon Krezoski, director of safety and assurances for UWM. "The old fixtures in Lapham were corroded and routine testing was impossible. There were no floor drains near the showers, so we had to catch the water in a bucket to avoid flooding classrooms."


  • Speakman Facility Survey Program

    Is your workplace compliant with national codes and standards? If it's not, or even if you're unsure, we invite you to take part in Speakman’s new Facility Survey Program - a complimentary service where we'll send a certified representative to conduct a detailed evaluation of your entire worksite.

  • Encon® Helios® Self-Contained Gravity Fed Portable Eyewash

    The Encon® Helios® is a modern breakthrough in Self-Contained Portable Eyewash Solutions featuring the newest advancements in eye irrigation equipment. This self-contained station requires only 9.4 gallons of flushing fluid to deliver a continuous flow of more than 0.4 gpm for a full fifteen minutes of use. Its sleek profile and feature-rich attributes make the Encon® Helios® the premier product in its class.

  • Bradley Halo Eyewash and Eye/Facewash

    This Bradley Corporation video describes the features of the Halo emergency eye and eye/facewash, which provides a superior wash pattern for contaminated face and eyes. It covers 85 percent of the average user’s face, offering the most contaminant relief available. It’s available in wall, pedestal, and combination units.