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22 Aug, 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...


20 Jun, 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...


07 Jun, 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...


15 May, 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...


27 Mar, 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'...


20 Feb, 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...


11 Jan, 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...


29 Nov, 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,"...


12 Nov, 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...


29 Oct, 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,...


13 Sep, 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...


06 Sep, 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...


15 Aug, 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 –...


21 Jun, 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...


04 Jun, 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...


04 Jun, 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...


22 May, 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...


08 May, 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...


24 Apr, 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...


10 Apr, 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'...


28 Mar, 2012, 08:30 ET Safe in Common to Engage 100,000 Healthcare Personnel Behind Campaign to Protect Millions Now At Risk of Harm from Needlestick Injuries

Every day, 5.6 million healthcare personnel in the U.S. are put at risk of occupational exposure to HIV, hepatitis C and other life-threatening...


26 Mar, 2012, 14:58 ET Safe in Common Exhibits at National Registered Nurses Conference

 Safe in Common, a non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates, today announced it will take part in the 59th Annual Association of...


21 Mar, 2012, 08:30 ET Safe in Common Sponsors National Nurse Executives Conference

 Safe in Common, a non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates, announced today their sponsorship and support of the 45th annual...


05 Nov, 2010, 09:00 ET SAFE IN COMMON Launches Global Injection Safety Website

SAFE IN COMMON, an online community of  healthcare workers, educators, patients, community leaders and individuals, today announced the launch...