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Safe Syringes For Injection Safety

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World Health Organization There are four types of syringes currently used around the globe. The first two categories are cheaper but less safe. The two newer and safer devices are more expensive

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Safe Syringes For Injection Safety « QD Syringe Systems™

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RSS Feed for QD Syringe Systems ™ Comments RSS Feed. I recently read about a new film, Puncture, that focuses on the story based around U.S. Hospitals not integrating a lifesaving safety syringe in the 90s. The whole …

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History of Needlestick Safety and Prevention Act

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History of Needlestick Safety and Prevention Act Compliance: To reduce the health risk to individuals who may be involved in exposure to blood or other potentially infectious materials, OSHA promulgated the Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) standard (29 CFR 1910.1030) on December 6, 1991. Congress was prompted to take action in response to growing concerns over bloodborne pathogen exposures from sharps injuries and in response to recent technological developments that increase protection

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