Understanding the EN and ANSI standards

European and International standards focused on the provision of emergency safety showers and eye/face wash equipment recommend uniform minimum requirements for the performance, use, installation, testing, maintenance and training of this essential safety equipment. At Hughes we design and manufacture many of our products to these standards.

Take a look at our useful summary documents to assist you in understanding the EN and ANSI guidelines:

EN 15154 Part 2 & 5 Summary (English)
View in French
View in German
View in Dutch

ANSI Z358.1-2014 Summary (English)


If you need help or advice on meeting current standards don’t hesitate to contact us.