EDS Disabled Persons Toilet Alarm system includes everything required for a BS8300 clause compliant emergency assistance alarm.
Attractively designed, easy to install and simple to use, it allows a distressed person to raise an alarm in the event of an emergency. To operate, the user simply pulls the cord of a ceiling pull unit to activate a light and sounder outside the WC.
The system can help building managers and service providers comply with the requirements of BS8300, the Disability Discrimination Act, the Care Standards Act and the English Tourism Council's National Accessibility Scheme. EDS's Disabled Person Toilet Alarm may be fitted in disabled toilets or in areas where it is necessary to summon a response to a distressed person.
The DPA is simple to install and is easy to operate by the user, and has been designed to meet with the latest the UK building regulations and guide lines for disabled persons.
In normal operation the field device wiring operates to monitor the input devices such Ceiling Pull Cords. The Control unit has LED's and a built in buzzer which are used to indicate the health, fault and call status of the system. A battery back-up unit is available to power the system in the event of a power failure. The system is easily be expand with further "Sounders", "Over Door Indicators", "Reset Points" or "Ceiling Pull Call Points"
A new-look double gang Call Controller complete with onboard power supply, a volume adjustable buzzer, a zonal alarm LED (to provide audible and visual indication of a call), a mute/reset button (for silencing or cancelling calls) and a relay to operate external devices or alarms.
The controller's label also includes Braille text for the benefit of visually impaired members of staff.
A Remote Reset Point c/w Sounder. Designed for use alongside the WC, the unit allows calls generated by the ceiling pull to be cancelled at source, i.e. inside the WC. It also features an on-board reassurance LED and sounder (to provide audible and visual indication of an alarm call inside the WC and to help reassure users that help is on its way).
Like the call controller, the reset point's label includes Braille text for ease of use by the visually impaired.
A Ceiling Pullcord Pullswitch incorporating a red confidence indicator (to reassure the user that a call has been made), a 3m cord and two red triangular pull bangles, specially designed for ease of use by the infirm.
Note, for applications requiring more than one point of call (for example at the WC and the wash basin), up to three ceiling pulls can be daisychained together.
A Overdoor Light complete with Sounder. Used to provide additional audible and visual indication of an alarm call outside the WC.
The unit features a series of ultra-bright LEDs in a triangular shaped diffuser making it highly visible from a distance.
The overdoor light is usually located directly outside the WC above the door.
EDS can maintain any type of existing system, providing on-site and workshop repairs to any make of systems. With a large stockholding of spare parts we can turn around repairs rapidly.
Regular maintenance is fundamental to ensure your systems operate as effectively as when they were first installed, we are able to provide competitive quotation for maintenance of new and any type of existing system.