Thus, as stated in the standard's preamble, OSHA concluded that a new standard would "much more efficiently reduce these risks [that] can be minimized or eliminated using a combination of engineering and work practice controls, personal protective clothing and equipment, training, medical follow-up of exposure incidents
, vaccination and other provisions.
The instruction requires a trained and equipped staff "to provide support to conduct disease outbreak and OEH exposure incident
investigations" (1(p6)) and to ensure reports and documentation are archived.
Following the radiation exposure incident
, the nuclear agency ordered the utility known as TEPCO to improve radiation management at the power station, where Japan's worst nuclear crisis is unfolding.
POLICE investigating two indecent exposure incidents
in Northumberland have arrested a teenager.
and Sarasota Memorial Hospital announce the formation of a nationwide multimedia network of touch-screen "Safety Stations(tm)" designed to track, report and analyze healthcare workers' exposure incidents
such as needlesticks and blood/bodily fluid splashes.
6 million health care workers suffer as many as 800,000 exposure incidents
, mostly needlestick injuries each year.
People with information about these and any other potential chemical exposure incidents
during the Gulf War can contact either the veterans data management at 800/497-6261 or the incident reporting line at 800/472-6719.
There is also to be general discussion of bloodborne diseases and their transmission, the exposure control plan, engineering and work practice controls, personal protective equipment, hepatitis B vaccine, response to emergencies involving blood, how to handle exposure incidents
, the post-exposure evaluation and follow-up program, and signs/labels/color coding.
OSHA seeks to reduce those dangers through a combination of engineering and work practice controls, personal protective clothing and equipment (abbreviated as PPE) requirements, training, medical follow-up of exposure incidents
, vaccination, and other provisions.
Much clinical laboratory equipment is largely automated and requires minimal manipulation during preventive maintenance and cleaning protocols, thereby reducing the risk of exposure incidents
They would also mandate that employers keep records information on exposure incidents
SIGNIFICANT IMPROVEMENTS IN TECHNOLOGY ARE MOST EVIDENT IN THE GROWING MARKET OF SAFER MEDICAL DEVICES THAT MINIMIZE, CONTROL OR PREVENT EXPOSURE INCIDENTS.
Study methods to protect from exposure incidents
The program we suggest is simple and may be managed by the same department that handles occupational blood exposure incidents
WALLSEND: AN APPEAL for witnesses has been made after two indecent exposure incidents