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Written Answers. - Supply of Drugs.

Wednesday, 12 June 1996

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 466 No. 7

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 71. Dr. McDaid Information on James McDaid Zoom on James McDaid  asked the Minister for Health Information on Michael Noonan Zoom on Michael Noonan  the plans, if any, he has to introduce legislation in respect of drug companies that supply schedule two and three drugs to hospitals in view of recent research showing that unnecessary handling can be detrimental to the health of the handler. [12242/96]

Minister for Health (Mr. Noonan,: Information on Michael Noonan Zoom on Michael Noonan Limerick East): I have no plans to introduce legislation in respect of drug companies that supply schedule two and three drugs to hospitals. Hospital staff have been trained in appropriate health and safety procedures, which include the handling of dangerous drugs and should adhere to these procedures at all times.


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