Here is an illustration of many of the requirements for a safe, compliant manifold room.
While our inspectors and verifiers know all of these guidelines it is an advantage to facility managers as incidental work is done in the facility to know what TJC and NFPA will be looking for to keep your employees and patients safe and your facility working at peak efficiency.
The NFPA99 regulation is an encyclopedia. We made this so you can click on the circled sections of this illustration and see a little more information about a particular aspect of the requirement and how it may be applied.
Electrical outlets need to be grounded and high off the floor to avoid contamination and being smashed when handling heavy cylinders.