Spill Kits & Bloodborne Pathogens

11/11/21 By Dana Szymkowiak

Controlling the Situation with Red Z®

Accidents can happen anywhere, and when they do, they can result in injuries. It’s impossible to predict when and where an accident may occur, that’s why it’s important that all facilities, no matter the industry,…
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08/12/21 By Dana Szymkowiak

Route to Safety: Back to School Supplies, Part 1

As summer break fades into the start of a new school year, the 2021-2022 school year will undoubtedly come along with a unique set of challenges. School leaders will need to reassess safety and readiness…
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03/18/21 By Dana Szymkowiak

Q & A with Health Care Logistics, Inc.

Health Care Logistics, Inc. (HCL) has been a health care industry leader specializing in manufacturing, packaging, and distributing unique and hard-to-find products since 1978. Since 2016, they have been a valued distributing partner of Safetec…
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10/15/20 By Dana Szymkowiak

Preparing a Spill Response

No matter how much we try to avoid them, spills happen- and they can happen in any facility or business. While some small spills might be easy to clean up, other substances could be dangerous…
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05/07/20 By Dana Szymkowiak

Bloodborne Pathogens: The hidden hazards in non-healthcare settings

It’s easy enough to determine the potential exposure in a healthcare or laboratory setting. While it’s unlikely that exposure to blood occurs regularly in a non-healthcare setting, there is still a potential for occupational exposure…
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07/24/19 By Safetec

How To Properly Handle A Chemotherapy Spill

Many healthcare facilities, especially hospitals, will eventually experience a spill of some chemotherapy drug at that facility. Healthcare facilities are required to have chemotherapy spill kits in case of any chemotherapy drugs that spill. Chemotherapy…
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07/10/19 By Safetec

Ending HIV Campaign

With technology in the United States reaching levels never thought possible, the number of new HIV infections is at an all-time low. New laboratory testing abilities and new medications have allowed us to pinpoint the…
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05/22/19 By Safetec

The Many Safetec Spill Kits

It’s happened to us all at some point, whether it’s a tipped glass of wine or a non-house trained dog. Spills occur at home; they’re an everyday part of life. Spills also happen in professional…
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03/20/19 By Safetec

Spill Control Solidifier Solutions

Safetec recently celebrated its twenty-fifth anniversary, and it’s important to look back at the products that were there since the beginning, Safetec’s Fluid control solidifiers. When it comes to disposing of spills, it is paramount…
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11/26/18 By Safetec

Be Cautious With Formaldehyde Spills

Many people aren’t familiar with the chemical Formaldehyde. In its original state Formaldehyde is a colorless gas that is incredibly toxic to humans. However, in most practical situations Formaldehyde is diluted to formulate Formalin solutions.…
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10/15/18 By Safetec

Cytotoxic Spills and How to Handle Them

In the healthcare world, dealing with cancer is an unfortunate, but standard practice. To combat this deadly disease cytotoxic drugs are used. These drugs prevent the replication and growth of cells to resist the rapid…
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10/03/18 By Safetec

Accidents Happen, Make Sure You Are Prepared

Accidents happen, it’s simply a fact of life. Every day healthcare workers throughout the world come in contact with hazardous fluid spills and can be in immediate danger without the proper protection. Gone are the…
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