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Surgical Suite

Surgical Suite


The following OSHA standards may apply in this room area.

Potential Hazards: Possible Applicable OSHA Standards:
  • Exposure to compressed gases.
  • Exposure to blood and OPIM from needlesticks, lack of PPE.
  • Exposure to laser hazards.
  • Exposure to latex allergy.
  • Exposure to hazardous chemicals.
  • Exposure to potential slips and falls from cluttered or obstructed floor surfaces.
  • Lack of Personal Protective Equipment.

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