Sharps

Sharps are the number one cause of injuries on campus, for a variety of reasons such as use of blunt blades, not using knives to cut on solid surfaces, or not covering or capping blades.

The following posters can be printed out and posted, or just reviewed for tips about using sharps:

Disposal

Do not dispose of old blades or other sharps in regular garbage bins, but use a sharps disposal container located in one of the workshops on campus.