Doc. 104/16Safety Principles for Pressure Regulators for Medical Oxygen Cylinders


This publication gives guidance on the design, manufacture, operation and maintenance of these pressure regulators intended for use with medical oxygen cylinders.


The applicable standards and regulations are addressed along with material selection criteria to ensure the safe use of these regulators.


The publication is intended for those who specify, operate, manage and use medical pressure regulators and has been extensively revised to reflect current standards and practices.