As we all know, the police officers protect themselves when in line of fire by the bulletproof vests while the firemen wear designed fire-retardant cloths to provide them protection against burns. As we are at the moment, there are yet about 5.6 million Autralia healthcare personnel that don’t have the required safety-engineered medical devices that can provide them full protection to the occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens like for instance Hepatitis C and HIV.
Individuals who make it to sign with this established movement pledge recognize that existing needlestick prevention standards and medical equipment are insufficient. Everyone agrees that each incident occurring by every needlestick can be greatly avoided by only following up the right culture and procedures as well as right equipment.
Safe in Common movement has scheduled to travel all over the Autralia during the 2012 and 2013 to create point of engagement with the healthcare personnel to listen to their concerns, unite them together and raise their hopes behind the creation of a free from risk working environment of these injuries.