Our experts were recently asked, “My employees are required to take First Aid and CPR training. Would this require them to take bloodborne pathogens training?” An important question! Read on to learn the answer.
Yes, your employees will be required to complete training under the federal bloodborne pathogens standard.
Under the federal bloodborne pathogens standard, training must be given to all employees with a reasonably anticipated risk of occupational exposure to blood or other potentially infectious material (OPIM). “Occupational exposure” is defined as “reasonably anticipated skin eye, mucous membrane, or