Bloodborne Pathogen Quiz

Choose the correct answer for each question.

When finished, employees should print two copies of this quiz. One should be turned in to your supervisor. The other should be kept for your records for the school year.

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1 If you are exposed to potentially infectious materials on the job, you may request a vaccine for which bloodborne disease?


HIV


Syphillis


Hepatitis B


Brucellosis





2 Which of the following materials could contain bloodborne pathogens?


Bloody saliva


Semen


Vaginal secretions


All of the above





3 If you wear gloves when cleaning up an accident site, it is not necessary to wash your hands afterwards.


True


False













4 Bloodborne pathogens may enter your system through:


Open cuts


Skin abrasions


Dermatitis


Mucous membranes


All of the above

5 You should always treat all body fluids as if they are infectious and avoid direct skin contact with them.


True


False













6 You should never eat, drink, or smoke in a laboratory or other area where there may be potential exposure to bloodborne pathogens.


True


False













7 If you have blood or potentially infectious materials splashed into your eye, you should flush your eye with clean, running water for


2 minutes


5 minutes


10 minutes


15 minutes





8 Uncontaminated sharps may be disposed in regular trash bags.


True


False













9 A quarter cup of household bleach to one gallon of water provides a strong enough solution to effectively decontaminate most surfaces, tools, and equipment if left for 10 minutes.


True


False













10 Needles should never be recapped.


True


False














NOTE! Please print two copies of this test. One copy goes to your supervisor/principal, and one should be kept for your records for the school year.


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