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Needlestick Injuries

Accidental needlestick injuries (NSIs) constitute a major occupational hazard for healthcare workers handling sharp medical devices:

20 or even more pathogens can be transmitted to healthcare workers through injuries from contaminated needles and sharps, including HBV, HCV and HIV.1,2

30 is the approximate number of NSIs suffered by workers in an average hospital per 100 beds per year.2

922,000 represents the overall long-term costs in Euros of a NSI in the accurrence of a transferred blood-borne disease.3

Safety Mechanism

Press the button on top of the device and

Pull the needle hub backwards until the audible

Click is heard