Eye Wash Use Procedure

1. Do not panic.
2. Shout out for help to allow co-workers to assist you.
3. Get to the eye wash station and turn the eye wash on.
4. Rinse both eyes with copious amounts of water for a minimum of 15 minutes.
5. Keep your eyelids open by using your hands to ensure adequate flushing of
the eyes.
6. Someone should contact emergency medical personnel at 9-911.
7. Continue rinsing eyes until emergency medical personal arrive to assist.
Please note: The emergency eye wash station is only for first aid. It is not
medical treatment for chemical exposures. Make certain that you seek proper
medical attention. It is important to inform the physician what you were exposed to.