NeedleSmart Win Award at the Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Awards 2021

8th September 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

NeedleSmart are thrilled to announce that we have been awarded ‘Most Innovative Needle Disposal Solution 2021’ at this year’s Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Awards! Global Health & Pharma (GHP) are the proud hosts of the Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Awards, with 2021 being the sixth consecutive year of the prestigious awards. The Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Awards were […]

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NeedleSmart Featured as one of 4YFN’s Pandemic Startup Heroes

31st March 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

NeedleSmart are thrilled to be featured as one of 4YFN’s Digital Health Pandemic Startup Heroes. 4YFN are strong believers that innovation and entrepreneurship are essential when facing global challenges and so have put together a group of inspirational examples of startups in our community who have ‘rolled up their sleeves and got their hands dirty in the battle […]

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Needlestick Injuries – The Problem & Prevention According to the Royal College of Nursing

4th March 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

Every day, nurses and other health care workers risk exposure to deadly viruses such as hepatitis and HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) as a result of injury from used medical sharps, such as a needles. The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) 2009 report on needlestick injuries explains that these injuries expose workers to over 20 different […]

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Happy New Year – NeedleSmart 2021

4th January 2021 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

2021 has arrived and today is the first day back for the NeedleSmart team after the Christmas break. We will be working from home where possible in line with Government guidelines and can’t wait to throw ourselves back into the exciting projects and opportunities that presented themselves at the end of 2020. 2020 was a […]

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NeedleSmart are proud to be part of the official Made In Britain network.

29th September 2020 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

NeedleSmart are proud to be part of the official Made in Britain network of trusted and transparent British manufacturers. The Made in Britain organisation brings together the British manufacturing community, united with the use of the registered collective mark, which is protected and can only be used by official members. Made in Britain also promote […]

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NeedleSmart – designed and made in the North West of England

21st August 2020 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

NeedleSmart devices are proudly designed and made in the North West of England. For more information about NeedleSmart and our devices, to arrange a demonstration or to find out more about the different ways in which NeedleSmart can bring value to you and your organisation, visit http://www.needlesmart.com call 0151 315 0500 email enquiries@needlesmart.com Follow us […]

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NeedleSmart Pro FAQs

18th May 2020 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

NeedleSmart Pro FAQs With Answers ________________ I currently use a regular sharps container, why should I use the NeedleSmart Pro device? The NeedleSmart Pro uses the very latest technology to melt and sterilise the used needle making the needle SAFE!   Is the NeedleSmart Pro portable? Yes, you can use the NeedleSmart Pro in a […]

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Staff in drug-ridden jails have won £734,000 in payouts in the last 3 years due to Needle Stick Injuries.

21st February 2020 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

Staff who have become infected by dirty needles in drug-ridden jails have won £734,000 in payouts over the last 3 years. Blenkharn Environmental have revealed that the settlements, including legal costs, were made to as few as nine people. The money was paid for Needle Stick Injuries (NSIs) and blood-borne illnesses passed on by them, […]

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NeedleSmart attended the Medilink North of England Healthcare Business Awards where we were shortlisted for ‘Innovation’.

14th February 2020 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

NeedleSmart, along with guests, attended the 2020 Medilink North of England Healthcare Business Awards held at The Lowry Hotel in Manchester. The evening was in association with Insider, and saw industry, academia and the NHS come together to toast the achievements of health sector organisations across the North. The black tie dinner showcased an amazing industry which […]

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A look back at how far NeedleSmart has come!

23rd January 2020 Uncategorised by Laura No comments

Since establishing in 2015 with just a concept, NeedleSmart has come a tremendous way. We’re taking a nostalgic look back at some of the original designs of the NeedleSmart Pro device to remind ourselves how it has changed, both externally and internally, in the process of becoming the device it is today. Here are some […]

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