Medicine errors can be avoided with clearer IV bag labels, research suggests

Better designed labels on intravenous medicine bags could reduce the risk of selecting the wrong drug in an operating theatre, a study finds. Redesigning the labels of intravenous medicine bags can “significantly” reduce the risk of administering the wrong drugs during an operating theatre emergency, according to research published in the Journal of Patient Safety[1]. Researchers found the chance of … Read More

BS ISO 11683 Tactile Labels – What I really need to worry about?

This article has been superseded if you know your CLP status please read this when products need a tactile warning of danger. Discover whether you should be concerned about complying with the BS iso 11863 standard. This covers tactile warning labels and what action is required to stay compliant. Do you ever feel the stream of European legislation and standards in … Read More