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If personnel in your facility can at any point be exposed to corrosive or otherwise hazardous chemicals, you must install emergency eyewash and shower equipment. You should check with your employer to determine the specific regulations that apply to your workplace, as certain industries like paper manufacturing and the storage of ammonia have more stringent standards.

Generally, however, OSHA states that "suitable facilities for quick drenching or flushing of the eyes and body shall be provided within the work area for immediate emergency use."

Emergency showers