What is safety lancet?

Safety lancet is a single-use device for capillary blood sampling dedicated to healthcare professionals. Safety lancets are an integral component to the sharps-injury prevention programs in hospitals, clinics, laboratories, doctor’s offices and wherever both patients and professionals need to feel safe. By using safety lancets needle-stick injuries and infections can be eliminated. For extra protection and functionality one can use lancing device.

A lancing device holds a lancet, which is used to puncture the skin to obtain a small blood sample for testing your glucose. Lancing devices are reusable, while a lancet is typically single use.