Magicuts


Summary

Disinfectant was not being used appropriately to fully submerge multiuse equipment/instruments. Premise not maintained in a clean and sanitary manner.

Diseases resulting from similar errors in infection control may include:

  • Serious blood-borne infections (Hep B, Hep C, HIV, sepsis, meningitis/nervous system)
  • Skin / soft tissue infections

Contact

Duty Officer
Public Health Inspector
905-980-6000 ext. 7590, toll free 1-888-505-6074
inspect@niagararegion.ca


Findings and Corrective Measures

A complaint was identified from a member of the public on November 30, 2017, related to infection prevention and control concerns.

An initial onsite investigation was conducted on November 30, 2017.

Corrected Issues

IssueCorrectionDate Corrected
Disinfectant was not being used appropriately to fully submerge multiuse equipment/instruments (tweezers, brushes).Equipment/instruments are required to be fully submerged in a disinfectant solution.Dec. 4, 2017
Improper storage of clean and disinfected instruments (tweezers, hair clippers).Store all equipment/instruments in a clean and sanitary manner. Dec. 4, 2017
Premise not maintained in a clean and sanitary manner (wax station and hair cutting stations).Provide a regular cleaning schedule, and maintain premise in a clean and sanitary manner. Dec. 4, 2017

Health Risks and Inspections

In the event that a direct health risk is identified for clients who visited this establishment, Niagara Region Public Health will contact those at risk with advice around any medical follow-up.

For general updates regarding this investigation, continue to monitor this website.

Routine health inspection results for this establishment.


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