This document describes the basic design principles and safe operation of purpose designed vehicles, recommended for Homecare Service Providers for delivering all modes of supply of medical oxygen and associated therapy equipment.
It has been prepared by industry experts building on best practices used by EIGA member companies.
As well as being adopted by EIGA members, the document is already used by a number of national authorities for guidance.
The document is intended for those who are designing or specifying vehicles for this use or those managing the operation of these vehicles and activities.
This revision of document 128 includes more detailed requirements for drivers checks to reduce risk of build-up of oxygen in the vehicle.
References have been moved to a new section to align with the EIGA Style manual.