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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 healthcare...


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 Professionals...


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 injuries,...


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, 01:09 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 injuries,...


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

Safe in Common (SIC), the non-profit organization of healthcare safety advocates dedicated to eradicating needlestick injuries, announced today it is ...


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 States as it ...


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 – which means...


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 of Nurse...


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...


Jun 04, 2012, 01:00 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 Infection ...


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 and...


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 Statement and...


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' Association's...


Mar 28, 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...


Mar 26, 2012, 02:58 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...


Mar 21, 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 American...


Nov 05, 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 of its...