Knowing The Risks of Bloodborne Pathogens

KRBP-4003.02.0209

Available in Spanish

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14 minutes

2015

COURSE INFORMATION

Available in Spanish

Whether you work in a warehouse, office, or manufacturing plant, the risks of bloodborne pathogens is a serious issue. This film outlines the steps to take when handling these risks in order to protect yourself from exposure to potential infection or disease. The 3 major bloodborne pathogens, HIV, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C are discussed in detail, in addition to the 3 ways to come in contact with these pathogens: Mucous Membranes, Skin Contact, and Puncture Wounds. Personal Protective Equipment, Exposure Control Plans, and proper contamination practices are also laid out in this film.