What are basic oxygen safety tips?

No Open Flame

No Open Flame

No Electrical Adapters

No Electrical Adapters

No Smoking

No Smoking

Always remember:

  • Always keep oxygen away from open flames (e.g. candles, fireplaces, gas stoves)

  • Do not smoke in a room where oxygen is being used

  • Do not allow anyone else to smoke in a room where oxygen is being used

  • Never use any oil or grease on the oxygen regulator or the oxygen cylinders

  • Keep your hands, nose and clothes free of oil and grease

  • Do not use petroleum-based skin products around your nose and mouth (e.g. VicksĀ®, VaselineĀ®)

  • Never use extension cords or electrical adaptors with your oxygen concentrator; plug it directly into a wall outlet

  • Never plug another major appliance into the same electrical outlet as your oxygen concentrator

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