Auto Retractable Safety Scalpel w/ Permanent Lock

The traditional scalpel with a disposable blade creates a major risk of sharp injury to the doctor, nurse, and patient. The Safety Scalpel, compliant with OSHA directives, provides protection for medical professionals from inevitable accidental cuts during surgical procedures. This patented innovative surgical scalpel is designed for use in the medical industry and incorporates spring-loaded automatic retractable technology. It is the only safety scalpel with features that meet all critical OSHA (Occupational Safety & Health Administration) safety device guidelines.

Technical Challenges:

  • Integration of safety features
  • Reliability and quality
  • Internal weight system

 

Why the Retractable Safety Scalpel? The Background:

Sharp injuries and accidental cuts are associated with risk of contracting blood-borne diseases such as HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis B and C, etc. The traditional scalpel with a disposable blade creates a major risk of sharp injury to the doctor, nurse, and patient. The Safety Scalpel, compliant with OSHA directives, provides protection for medical professionals and patients from inevitable accidental cuts during surgical procedures.

Our innovative features and benefits of the Retractable Safety Scalpel

  1. Auto retractable scalpel with spring
  2. Permanent lock mechanism
  3. Anti-slip surface – provides grip for the user
  4. Automatic blade retraction (activated by patented retractable spring technology) requires minimum effort for users and reduces human errors during surgical procedures.
  5. Added weight – feels like traditional steel handle- but with safety feature
  6. More evenly distributed weight provides better handling and feel.
  7. Well-balanced and easily maneuverable.

The Critical OSHA Requirements:

  1. The safety device cannot be reused after a procedure is completed and surgical instruments are disposed. (Our permanent lock ensures this)
  2. One-hand activation allows user to extend and retract blade with one hand during the procedure. (Easy push button by one hand for both temporary and permanent lock position)
  3. One-hand operation keeps hands behind blade during procedures.
  4. Enclosed housing holds blood and contaminated blade after use to prevent continuing contamination by exposed blade.

The Globe Retractable Safety Scalpel is the ONLY ONE in the marketplace that meets all the above OSHA safety guidelines. 

Retractable Safety Scalpel

 

 

 

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