Effectiveness of a Hazard Communication Program

A hazard communication program is essential to keep the employees and the workplace safe from any hazards and unforeseen issues. Without an effective hazard communication plan, an organization’s safety measures and security guidelines will be vague and blurred, causing an increased chance of injury for your team. Wondering what goes into a hazard communication plan? … Read more

Reviewing and Updating Exposure Control Plans

If you are running a medical organization, you must constantly manage keeping your workers and staff members free of all contagious and fatal infections or illnesses. To ensure your staff’s health, every organization contains a critical plan called the ‘exposure control plan.’  ‘How often should exposure control plans be reviewed in a company?’ is a … Read more

What is OPIM and Why You Should Know about It

With increasing awareness of contagious and infectious materials, more people are looking to figure out what poses a danger to their health. People are asking ‘what is OPIM’ and ‘what does OPIM stand for?’ Continue reading to find out about what makes OPIMs so crucial to proper medical waste disposal.  Workplace health challenges and dangers … Read more

The 1 Definitive Way to Reduce Waste Costs

Most healthcare professionals always look for cost-effective solutions to run their medical facilities. That way, they can spend funds on scaling their business in more productive departments such as medical staff and patient care.  However, proper waste management is crucial to maintain a healthy and safe environment within the workplace. In simpler terms, you should … Read more

What is Regulated Medical Waste and How to Manage it Properly

Medical institutions generate waste like any other place, company, or industry. This waste is known as medical waste and differs from regular household and office waste. It contains different substances and materials that are potentially harmful or infectious. Therefore, it needs to be handled carefully.  This article will teach you all you need to know … Read more

Sharps Containers and What Medical Staff Should Throw in Each

The medical industry calls for sanitary conditions, safety standards, and regulations. These regulations encompass everything from supplies to waste disposal. Syringes and needles are essential medical equipment that must be disposed of competently. Sharps containers are convenient for storing syringes. Understanding what each one does and which one to use when dealing with medical sharps … Read more

The evergreen clause within medical waste contracts.

Navigating your regulated medical waste contract If you have been paying attention then you know by now that the medical waste service business can get dirty especially when it comes to the service contracts. Medical businesses and facilities are some of the fastest paced workplaces with a lot of responsibility. Medical waste companies understand that … Read more

Signs of a bad waste management contract

Are sneaky, predatory services contracts affecting your organizations bottom line? Are purchased services slowing draining your operating cash flows? If you don’t think so you better look again! Just like a needle stick injury, a bad contract can be painless or unnoticeable until it’s too late. To make matters worse, the biggest and most recognizable … Read more