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1

OSHA stands for

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

2

When mixing acids and water, you should

Add acid to water

3

Chemicals should be

Labeled properly & Stored at or under eye level

4

The first action to take in the event of fire is to

Remove patients from danger

5

In the event of electric shock, the first thing you should do is

Attempt to turn off electrical equipment

6

Class C fires involve

Electrical Equipment

7

Which of the following does the NFPA symbol warn about?

Health- Blue
Reactivity- Yellow
Fire- Red
White- Other

8

The first thing to do when giving CPR to a victim is

Determine whether the victim is conscious.

9

Safety equipment in the laboratory may include

Eyewash Station, Emergency Shower, PPE

10

PPE is

Personal Protective Equipment

11

Reaction to latex products may include

Irritant Contact Dermatitis, Allergic Contact Dermatitis, Anaphylaxis

12

The yellow diamond in the NFPA label indicates

Reactivity Warning

13

What is not a pathogen?

Vectors

14

Varicella-zoster is the cause of

Chickenpox

15

HIV is the causative agent of

AIDS

16

HIV means ?

Human Immunodeficiency Virus

17

AIDs means?

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

18

Vectors include?

Insects such as ticks

19

Some types of Escherichia coli are normal flora of the

Colon

20

The most important way to stop the spread of infection is through

Hand Hygiene

21

In putting on PPE, the first article that is put on is the

Gown

22

What is the OSHA standard for airborne pathogens in the workplace?

Employers must have written airborne pathogen exposure control plans in the workplace.

23

Although Standard Precautions apply to all potentially infectious situations, TBPs are chosen based on

the potential means of transmission of the disease or condition

24

TBPs are?

Transmission-based Precautions

25

Ten percent bleach used as a cleaning agent should be made fresh every

Week

26

The continuous links in the chain of infection are, in order,

source, means of transmission, and susceptible host

27

The purpose of a protective environment for highly immunosuppressed patients is to

prevent transmission of infection to the patient

28

OSHA employs GHS which is?

Globally Harmonized Systems