Safety Scalpels, weighted

This safety category has products that reduce the number of accidental sticks from scalpels, particularly in the operating room. Safety scalpels include quick-release scalpel blade handles, retracting scalpels, and ultrasonic scalpels.

Safety Scalpels

Ansell Safety Scalpel with Protective Safety Shield.


Between 600,000 and 800,000 sharps injuries are incurred by healthcare workers annually. 46% of sharps injuries happen to nurses.

  • Disposable Safety scalpels weighted to the feel of a reusable.
  • Protective Safety Shield OSHA requires it. 
  • Colored-coded to ensure proper blade selection.
  • Safety Shield locking / unlocking button can be used left 
    or right-handed to secure he shield
  • Time Out® Removable Sleeve a reminder to comply 
    with JCAHO Universal Protocol.
  • Offered in a variety of Blade and Handle Sizes.


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