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Safety Product Category

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.

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 the shield
  • Time Out® Removable Sleeve a reminder to comply with JCAHO Universal Protocol.
  • Offered in a variety of Blade and Handle Sizes.