HSE sharps regulations

Posted on 29 April 2020
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100 mins CPD/CE
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Aim: 

To understand your legal obligations under the Health and Safety (Sharp Instruments in Healthcare) Regulations 2013 (the 'Sharps Regulations').

Objectives:

  • Understand the safe handling and disposal of sharps
  • Understand the methods for mitigating risk related to sharps
  • Have knowledge of the Code of Practice and Waste Regulations
  • Understand hand hygiene and its importance for cross infection control

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