The Selecting and Evaluating Safety Sharps online training course will help you comply with OSHA’s bloodborne pathogen standard by focusing on safety sharps and needlestick prevention. The course covers topics , including OSHA’s bloodborne pathogens standard, a three-step compliance method for compliance, and what to do if a needlestick occurs. Participants will learn the features of an effective safety needle, the requirements of OSHA’s regulation, and how to foster a culture of safety within the facility.
You’ll learn how to:
Explain the Bloodborne Pathogen Standard and amendments to that standard.
Identify the types of sharps and the procedures that cause the highest number of needlestick injuries.
Establish a method for evaluating and implementing new safety products in your facility.
Take an active approach in soliciting.
Solicit employee feedback about safety devices and foster an environment that values safety.