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Sharps safety

Developing a sharps safety program

Read about 3 core elements, compliance, and reporting and find references for more information

Risk management

Find out how to manage the risk of injury or exposure to blood or other potentially infectious material.

Prevention of needle stick injuries

Find our recommended practices, and read about product selection, sharps disposal, injector pens and complaint management.

Perioperative sharps safety

An example of a perioperative sharps safety program.

Reporting and surveillance

Tips for your sharps safety notification processes.

Last updated: 13 May 2015