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Medical: HMC(SS) Thomas.

Heat Stress thermometers: Of units surveyed, 44% did not have the NAVSEA approved hanging dry bulb thermometers permanently hanging at all key watch and work stations where heat stress conditions may exist.

Best practice--Order approved hanging dry bulb thermometers (NSN 6685-00-243-9964). REF: OPNAVINST 5100.19E paragraph B0204b(1).

Potable water equipment: Of units surveyed, 34% had potable water hose ends, wrenches, water risers, and caps were not painted dark blue.

Best practice--Have all potable water equipment painted blue. REF: NAVMED P-5010 paragraph 6-19.

CPR Certifications: Of units surveyed, 31% did not have at least 50 percent of all electrical / electronics associated ratings certified in CPR.

Best practice--Have at least 50 percent of these individuals certified in CPR. REF: OPNAVINST 5100.19E paragraph B0708b.

Potable water connections: Of units surveyed, 23% did not have their blue potable water hoses properly labeled "POTABLE WATER ONLY" every ten feet.

Best practice--Have all potable water hoses properly labeled or stenciled to read "POTABLE WATER ONLY" every ten feet. REF: NSTM 533 paragraph 533-2.1.3.

Potable water connections: Of units surveyed, 29%did not have approved personal eyewash bottles (NSN 6515-01-393-0728 or NIN 00-960-2326) readily available, in sufficient quantities in lieu of permanent or portable eyewash stations in nucleonic / water chemistry rooms and in secondary analysis stations.

Best practice--Order sufficient quantities of eyewash bottle (NSN 6515-01-393-0728 or NIN 00-960-2326). Eyewash bottles are also available from local SERVMART or local GSA. REF: OPNAVINST 5100.19E paragraph B0508c.

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