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Aug 22, 2013, 10:09 ET

Prevention of Needlestick Injuries Can Save U.S Healthcare System More than $1 Billion a year

 Needlestick and sharps injuries affect more than half a million healthcare personnel every year, creating over $1 billion in preventable...

Jun 20, 2013, 09:00 ET

Safe in Common Introduces the "Top 10 Golden Rules of Safety"

As part of its ongoing mission to eliminate needlestick and sharps injuries in healthcare, Safe in Common (SIC) has issued the "Top 10 Golden Rules...

Jun 07, 2013, 09:56 ET

Safe in Common to Exhibit at APIC Annual Educational Conference

 Safe in Common (SIC), a non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates, announced that it will exhibit at the Association for...

May 15, 2013, 09:00 ET

Safe in Common Announces Third Online Conference to Push for Needlestick Safety

Safe in Common (SIC), the non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates that is dedicated to eradicating needlestick- and sharps-related...

Mar 27, 2013, 09:00 ET

Safe in Common to Exhibit at 61st Annual National Student Nurses' Association Conference

 Safe in Common, a non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates, today announced it will exhibit at the National Student Nurses'...

Feb 20, 2013, 09:48 ET

Safe in Common's "The Unfinished Agenda: Addressing the Challenges" Crystalizes Call for Unified Protection Against Needlestick and Sharps Injuries

More than 1,150 global healthcare leaders and personnel registered for Safe in Common's online conference, "The Unfinished Agenda: Addressing the...

Jan 11, 2013, 09:05 ET

Safe in Common's Online Conference - "The Unfinished Agenda: Addressing the Challenges" - to Explore Unmet Needlestick and Sharps Protection Needs

 Safe in Common (SIC), the non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates dedicated to eradicating needlestick and sharps-related...

Nov 29, 2012, 09:33 ET

Safe in Common's Online Conference - "The Unfinished Agenda" - Highlights Unmet Needs for Needlestick Protection

 More than 78 percent of the world's healthcare leaders and personnel who attended Safe in Common's online conference, "The Unfinished Agenda,"...

Nov 12, 2012, 13:09 ET

Foremost Needlestick Experts Join Safe in Common to Present Online Conference to Address "The Unfinished Agenda"

 Safe in Common (SIC), the non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates dedicated to eradicating needlestick and sharps-related...

Oct 29, 2012, 09:00 ET

Safe in Common Unifies Nation's Needlestick Experts for Online Conference to Address "The Unfinished Agenda"

Safe in Common (SIC), the non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates dedicated to eradicating needlestick and sharps-related injuries,...

Sep 13, 2012, 09:56 ET

Safe in Common to Exhibit at Emergency Nurses Association Annual Conference

Non-Profit Will Exhibit as Part of Campaign to Raise Awareness and Support for Needlestick Safety and Safer Engineering Controls for Healthcare...

Sep 06, 2012, 09:00 ET

Safe in Common Offers Experienced Advice for U.K.'s Review of Needlestick Safety Regulations

 Safe in Common (SIC) today encouraged the United Kingdom Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to build on the lessons learned in the United...

Aug 15, 2012, 10:56 ET

Flu Season is Approaching: Safe in Common Urges Flu Vaccine Providers To Demand Syringes with Needlestick Prevention Features

 This fall and winter, approximately 150 million doses of flu vaccine will be administered across the U.S during the influenza season –...

Jun 21, 2012, 09:00 ET

Safe in Common to Exhibit at American Academy of Nurse Practitioners' 27th National Conference

 Safe in Common (SIC), a non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates, announced it will exhibit at the American Academy...

Jun 04, 2012, 13:00 ET

Safe in Common to Exhibit at APIC Annual Educational Conference

Safe in Common, a non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates, announced it will exhibit at the Association for Professionals in...

Jun 04, 2012, 10:00 ET

Safe in Common Labels Federal Recommendation for Needlestick

 Safe in Common (SIC) today welcomed the release of a joint recommendation by Federal government agencies for the increased use of needlestick...

May 22, 2012, 09:00 ET

Safe in Common to Exhibit at National Teaching Institute and Critical Care Exposition

 Safe in Common, a non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates, today announced it will exhibit at the National Teaching Institute...

May 08, 2012, 09:00 ET

Safe in Common Endorses Call to Action to Protect Healthcare Personnel from Exposure to Bloodborne Diseases

 Safe in Common, a non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates, today announced its support and endorsement of the Consensus...

Apr 24, 2012, 09:00 ET

Safe in Common to Exhibit at Nursing 2012 Symposium

Safe in Common, a non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates, today announced it will take part in Nursing 2012 Symposium being held in...

Apr 10, 2012, 09:00 ET

Safe in Common to Exhibit at 60th Annual National Student Nurses' Association Conference

 Safe in Common, a non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates, today announced its support for the National Student Nurses'...