Safety Equipment and Portable Toilets and portable Hand washing facilities are often budgeted in the fall for next summer's events. The following guidelines show the factors to consider establishing your estimated requirements from which you can then decide whether to lease or purchase and finally then conclude the correct quantities and costs.
Quantities of Hand washing Equipment & supplies
Many employers, government agencies and event planners often require consultation on how many portable toilets and the correct amount of hand washing stations and hand sanitation liquid to provide. All Safety Products recommends the numbers below based on multiple variables and we can customize the calculations for your particular event.
The are several determining factors including:
o Weather - Heat: Use historical temperature data.
o Number of people expected : use historical data if available
o Serving of Alcohol: Ratio of adults to Children
o Duration of the event and its purpose
o Male/Female mix of attendees
o One time event or an annual or bi annual event.
o Age of Attendees
The required amount of Hand wash sinks can also be calculated using our experience and formulas.
NUMBER OF HAND WASH SINKS
People / Hrs 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Up to 50 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Up to 100 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Up to 250 2 2 2 3 3 3 4 4 4 4
One general guideline is hand washing units for outdoor events and festivities would allow at least 8 ounces of fresh water per person per use. Always ensure that you have 10% additional disposable supplies of extra paper towels and soap to restock dispensers as it is so important not to run out.
A full range of Hand wash sinks accessories such as hand sanitizers is listed at www.allsafetyproducts.biz/handwashsinks. Other products include hand wash sinks, towelette dispenser, paper towels and hand sanitizing foam dispensers. The hand sanitizing gel and foams are particularly useful when there is little water available
Type of Hand washing Equipment
All Safety Products has a full range of single user and multi user hand wash sinks as well as portable sinks that are mobile and can be easily moved, like the Handstand mobile sink that www.allsafetyproducts.biz/product/ASP-PSW1-1000GG provides as well as multiple stations versus single stations to accommodate crowds. The physical placement of hand washing units is critical and so mobility of the sink to make positional adjustments can be important. Consider signage that directs attendees to the location of the sinks as this can be helpful. The Applause Two Station Sink www.allsafetyproducts.biz/product/ASP-SK3-1000GG works great for children as young as two years old with an easy reach of 32 inch height that it offers.
If you require sinks for several years, select polyethylene hand wash sinks as they are durable and contain UV protection for years of use with little maintenance. It is often better to buy rather than rent equipment if using it for several years.
Further information and guidelines can be obtained from www.ansi.org and the CDC www.cdc.gov for specific information of ANSI requirements for a minimum amount capacity for portable hand washing stations for public usage. The CDC also offers regulations for proper hand washing and that includes the availability of soap and disposable paper towels. With increased concerns of health and hygiene at public events,
To order online or RFQ any of the multiple user hand wash stations or towelette dispensers or hand sanitizing foam dispensers, please see detailed specifications, pricing and ordering information, www.allsafetyproducts.biz. All hand wash sinks and hand sanitizing dispensers carry a one-year, 100% manufacturer's warranty for any manufacturer defects in the workmanship of the products.
About All Safety Products Inc
All Safety Products Inc distributes a full range of safety products and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Industry & Government. Many of the Safety products are OSHA and FDA compliant or NSF certified (when appropriate) and include: clothing, footwear, hand protection, monitors, respiratory protection, eye wash stations, hand wash stations, hand sanitation products, personal ventilation equipment, eye protection, portable sinks, plant maintenance equipment, personal fall arrest systems, first aid, face & head protection, hearing protection, safety videos and training materials.
Qualified clients and customers can take advantage of GSA contract pricing and view GSA selected portable sinks at portahandwash.com/gsacontractinformation. There is a complete portable sink product line available at portahandwash.com.
For more information contact All Safety Products Inc Tel (877) 208-3109 Fax 562-630-3800
visit www.allsafetyproducts.biz or email firstname.lastname@example.org contact Craig Gunderson.