Charger room Essentials!Call 1-800-878-2779 to speak to a BPS Sales Representative
Make your charger room OSHA ready!
Assuring safe operating conditions in and around the forklift truck battery room, isn’t just a good idea, it’s essential to ensure a safe work environment as well as to comply with all relevant OSHA & industry regulations. Battery Power Systems knows what you need to have in your charger room. Want to know if your charger room is OSHA ready and up to date? Take a look below at some of our most popular charger room accessories. We tell you not only what you need, but why you need it!
Is Your Charger Room Ready?
Take the test to find out! Use our charger room survey to learn more about your charger room!
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Download our Battery & Battery Room Regulations guidelines for easy reference!
Some of our most popular sellers!
Eye Wash / Shower Station
Suitable facilities for quick drenching or flushing of the eyes and body. Note
Type: (Portable, Plumbed, Qt. Bottles, Personal, Other)
Capacity (Portable): ____________
Does eyewash need maintenance?
Popular Seller! BHS-700 Portable Eye Wash Station! No Plumbing Required!
Many Eye Wash Stations Available: Portable or Piped In!
Safety Protection Gear
PPE is required when entering battery rooms and working on battery systems.
Eye protection (goggles)
Corrosive Resistant Gloves
HV Insulated Gloves
Corrosive Resistant Apron
Popular Seller! Personal Protective Wear Kit
Kit includes splash-proof goggles, face shield, vinyl apron, nitrile gloves, shoe covers, and emergency eyewash bottle
Spill Kits are required for use by first responders. Kits should contain Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for corrosive chemical protection, neutralizers and items to facilitate clean-up. Approved method to neutralize spilled electrolyte to a level of pH 7.0 to pH 9.0.
Is a Spill Kit present?
Is Spill Kit complete (if not, indicate contents below)?
o Face Shield
o Tyvex Coveralls
o Acid Resistant Boots
o Chemical Socks or Pillows
o Broom & Dustpan
o pH Test Kit
o Other: _______________
Popular Seller! Battery Acid Spill Kit!
6 Gallon & 1/2 Gallon Kits
EZ-Zorber Bulk Acid Absorber
Charging apparatus shall be protected from damage by trucks.
Is there any damage to the charger cables or connectors?
Are the charger cables and connectors supported from resting
on the battery stand or floor?
Popular Seller! BHS CR Cable Retractors
Many Cable Management Solutions Available! Call for more info!
An approved smoke detector shall be installed.
Carbon monoxide detectors present?
Date last checked:
Smoke detector present?
Date last checked: _______
NFPA 1 Chapter 52.3.10
Popular Seller! BHS CO-S-D Carbon Monoxide & Smoke Detector
Approved fire extinguishers shall be mounted and accessible.
Fire extinguishers present?
Type: Class “C” or “CO2” Dry Chem:
Date last checked: __________
Popular Seller! BHS FE-20 Fire Extinguisher & Cabinet
Hydrogen Gas Monitors
Ventilation is required to ensure that the hydrogen gas level does not exceed 1% by volume. Monitoring is used to confirm hydrogen gas levels remain within compliance levels.
Is a hydrogen gas monitor present?
Approximate date installed: _______
Number of sensors: _______
Size of room (approximate ft3): _______
Popular Seller! BHS HGD Hydrogen Gas Detectors
Gas Detection for any size charger room!
Approved method and materials for control of electrolyte spill
Is spill control present?
Are acid absorbent mats present in drip pans?
Drip Pans for Double, Triple, & Quad Stack System Stands – AcidSorb Pillow absorbs and neutralize acidic drips and boil-over from lead acid batteries.
OSHA 29 CFR 1926.441(a)(4)
NFPA 1 Chapter 184.108.40.206-2
Popular Sellers! BHS DP-SS Drip Pan Kit & ASP AcidSorb Pillow
For more information about these and other Charger Room Essentials!
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Used Battery Chargers!
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Battery Watering Systems & Services
Systems for all types and styles, services for all sized fleets and applications
Why Batteries Need Water!
An introduction to battery watering and battery watering systems!
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Safety Boots & Protective Sleeving
The first step to keeping the terminals clean when equipment is disconnected
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