You may need to comply with this standard if you intend to install, construct, certify or test non-flammable medical gas pipeline systems. This standard sets out requirements for the safety aspects, construction, testing, operation and maintenance of non-flammable medical gas pipeline systems used for patient care, including therapeutic, diagnostic and prophylactic applications, and for operating surgical tools. Non-flammable medical gas pipeline systems include suction pipeline systems.
While compliance with this standard is not mandatory, it may be used to demonstrate that you have complied with your legal obligations.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.