Product News: Safety & Security Equipment
Portable Sterile Eyewash Station features heated design.
Press Release Summary:
May 17, 2011 - Suited for indoor/outdoor workplace environments that are extremely cold or vary due to seasonal weather changes, Fendall 2000(TM) Heated Accessory maintains eyewash solution at tepid temperature of 60-100°F to meet ANSI Z358.1-2009 requirements. Vinyl unit is powered by built-in 110 V GFCI-protected heater and uses heat spreading technology for even heat distribution. Patented receptacle captures waste fluid to eliminate risk of spills, while 85 dB alarm notifies others of eyewash emergency.
Original Press Release
Honeywell Introduces Industry's First Heated Sterile Eyewash Station
Press release date: May 16, 2011
Fendall 2000(TM) Heated Accessory Delivers the First Tepid Sterile Solution in Extreme Cold Environments
SMITHFIELD, R.I. - Honeywell Safety Products (HSP), a global leader in personal protective equipment (PPE), today introduced the industry's first heated sterile eyewash station. The Fendall 2000(TM) Heated Accessory offers an innovative solution to the challenges presented by workplace environments that are extremely cold or vary due to seasonal weather changes. Ideal for both indoor and outdoor applications, the portable station delivers unmatched versatility. Approved for use in temperatures as low as -40 degrees Fahrenheit/Celsius, the accessory maintains eyewash solution at a tepid temperature (60 - 100 degrees Fahrenheit) to meet the ANSI Z358.1-2009 standard requirements.
"Now workers can be treated with the safest eyewash station - featuring 100% sterile solution and delivery - in even the coldest environments," said Kelly Piotti, Product Manager of Emergency Eyewash for HSP. "The Fendall 2000 Heated Accessory is one more way Honeywell proves its commitment to elevating workplace safety through innovation."
The Heated Accessory is made of sturdy vinyl for long-lasting wear and is powered by a built-in 110-volt, UL-CSA certified, GFCI-protected heater to deliver the highest level of safety. It utilizes environmentally-friendly heat spreading technology to ensure efficient heat distribution and minimize energy requirements.
The Fendall 2000 features ESP(TM) Enabled Safety Products RFID technology that provides instant insight into maintenance schedules, helps manage inventory, tracks expiration dates and more using a handheld computer. The station's patented receptacle captures waste fluid to eliminate the risk of spills, and its 85-decibel alarm notifies others of an eyewash emergency. An easy-to-access deactivation button ensures easy maintenance and inspection.
The Fendall 2000 Heated Accessory is available now through major safety equipment distributors in the U.S. and Canada or by contacting the customer care department directly at 800-430-5490(U.S.) or 800-430-5605 (Canada). More information about the complete family of portable eyewash stations is available at www.sperian.com.
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About Honeywell Safety Products
Honeywell Safety Products (HSP), a global manufacturer of leading personal protective equipment (PPE) brands such as Honeywell, Uvex, North, Howard Leight, Miller, Fibre-Metal and Servus, offers a full range of quality personal protection equipment (PPE), including respiratory, hand, footwear and clothing, welding, head, first-aid, hearing, eye/face, fall protection, lockout/tag out, and traffic safety products.
Honeywell International (www.honeywell.com) is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell's shares are traded on the New York, London, and Chicago Stock Exchanges. For more news and information on Honeywell, please visit www.honeywellnow.com
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