Blades & Scalpels
BSI BS EN ISO 9002:1994 Opening the peel- apart aluminium pack Hold the opening flaps between the thumb and forefinger of each hand Hold the body of the pack between the backs of both hands Pull the flaps apart, turning the wrists outwards Open the first third of the pack Remove the blade with forceps or allow it to drop onto a sterile drape Affixing the blade Hold the back of the blade in forceps taking care to ensure that the cutting edge is facing away from the user Holding the blade and the handle horizontally, slide the blade along the handle Continue to insert the blade until a click is heard, indicating that it is securely in place Check that the blade is correctly positioned by pulling gently in the opposite direction REGISTERED BS EN ISO 9002:1994 Handling of blades REGISTERED MANUFACTURER • H • D EN 46001 (1993) AND EN 29001 (1987) Removing the blade Hold the handle in the left hand taking care to ensure that the cutting edge of the blade is facing away from the user With forceps, grip the curved edge of the blade and pull gently above the handle until it slides along the shaft of the handle Slide the blade along the grooves in the handle taking care that it is not pointing towards you or anyone else present Finally, place the used blade in the sharps disposal box COUNCIL DIRECTIVE 93/42 EEC 196 Archbishop Makarios III Ave., CY-3030 Limassol, Cyprus Distributed by: Tel.: ++ 357 5 749896, Fax: ++ 357 5 749907, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Demotek SURGICAL BLADES AND SCALPELS Demotek - Medical Related Products by Demophorius Limited. Designed and produced for all medical use including surgery. The quality assurance of these products is particularly high complying with all international requirements and manufactured under strict GMP standards.