Questions On Bloodborne Pathogens: Quiz!

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Questions On Bloodborne Pathogens: Quiz!

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  • 1. 
    Two of the most common bloodborne pathogens (BBPs) are:
    • A. 

      HIV and Hepatitis B (HBV)

    • B. 

      HIV and Aids

    • C. 

      Hepatitis B and TB

    • D. 

      HIV and TB

  • 2. 
    Washing with soap and water any exposed areas after exposure to potentially infected bodily fluids:
    • A. 

      Only works if you are wearing PPE

    • B. 

      Prevents the spread of germs/bacteria

    • C. 

      Increases the spread of bacteria if you use a brush

    • D. 

      Soap and water only work if there was a lot of exposure

  • 3. 
    HIV and HBV can be transmitted when infected bodily fluids directly contact the eyes or non-intact skin.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    At what time must employees offer the Hepatitis B vaccine at no cost to the employees?
    • A. 

      At time of hire

    • B. 

      When it is determined that there is a potential for occupational exposure

    • C. 

      Every three years

    • D. 

      Six months after start of employment

  • 5. 
    Universal precautions consist of:
    • A. 

      Hand washing

    • B. 

      Barrier protection

    • C. 

      Treating all bodily fluids as though they are infected

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    Which of the following tasks would likely not expose you to human blood at your workplace:
    • A. 

      Administering first aid

    • B. 

      Decontaminating equipment

    • C. 

      Writing an accident report

    • D. 

      Doing janitorial work

  • 7. 
    Personal Protective Equipment (Barrier Protection):
    • A. 

      Is the best defense against unexpected hazards

    • B. 

      Consist of universal precautions and handwashing

    • C. 

      Silly! You don't need to wear it!

    • D. 

      Only needs to be worn if there is a "sharps" hazard

  • 8. 
    The Exposure Control Plan is required:
    • A. 

      Only when OSHA has a state plan

    • B. 

      For employers that have a potential exposure

    • C. 

      By OSHA

    • D. 

      Both B and C

  • 9. 
    In a general industry facility, absorbed bodily fluids can usually be discarded in:
    • A. 

      Bright colored bags - as long as the biohazard symbol is present

    • B. 

      A red bag with a red or orange biohazard symbol

    • C. 

      A double bag, placed in the regular garbage

    • D. 

      Both B and C

  • 10. 
    General safe work practices:
    • A. 

      Includes thinking about how to safely hang holiday lights

    • B. 

      Prevents cross contamination

    • C. 

      Includes eating and applying lip balm in areas of potential exposure

    • D. 

      Does not include housekeeping

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