Are You in Compliance?
All Spills of Body Fluids Must Be Considered To Be Contaminated And Handled According To OSHA Protocol.
You could be subjected to a penalty of up to $7000.00 for even the first offence. If you do not have the proper equipment and supplies for clean up of blood or "Other Potential Infectious Materials, or if you do not do the job properly..
Municipal employees, including facility staff, street maintenance, parks & are at risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens, including Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, and HIV/AIDS. This exposure may be through needlesticks, sharps injuries, mucous membranes, and skin exposures. Custodial personnel and sewer and drain crews are examples of workers who may be at risk of exposure.
Workers and employers are urged to take advantage of available engineering controls and work practices to prevent exposure to blood and other body fluids
Your seminar will be hosted by Barry Greenberg, an infectious disease control specialist. Following the seminar, all attendees will receive a Certified of Completion, valid for one year.
OSHA Standard 29 CFR 1910.1030