It’s not general rubbish!

The rising problem of used sharps disposal outside of traditional health care settings. Millions of people across the globe use sharps outside of health care facilities as a part of their daily routine. Many of these people require the use of sharps for ongoing medical conditions and others use them for recreational purposes. The word…

Removing the risk of needlestick injury

Needlestick injury has hit the headlines again this week in Adelaide, with the story of a little girl pricked by a used needle protruding from a sharps container in a service station toilet. Every parent’s nightmare. What is so scary about this particular incident was that the needle was dispensed of in a provided sharps…

What is the value of health care worker safety?

Health care workers make up approximately 12-15%[1] of the global workforce. They are a skilled set of professionals that provide an incredibly valuable service in both advanced and developing nations globally. The world is simply a better, more caring and safer place with their care, knowledge and expertise. However, the workers that provide this service…