Bloodborne Pathogens. What you must know to protect yourself Source-OSHA informational fact sheet- Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations. What are Bloodborne pathogens?.
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What you must know to protect yourself
Source-OSHA informational fact sheet- Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations
Bloodborne pathogens are infectious microorganisms present in blood that can cause disease in humans. These pathogens include, but are not limited to, hepatitis B virus (HBV), hepatitis C virus (HCV), and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the virus that causes AIDS. Employees exposed to bloodborne pathogens are at risk for serious or life-threatening illnesses.
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