KUOW's Bill Radke interviewed NPAC's Mike Cuadra, the primary organizer of the training: See A Used Heroin Needle? Seattle Residents Learn To Pick Them Up Safely.
|Joe Tinsley from the King County Needle Exchange Program provided participants with information on how to pick up and dispose of needles in as safe a manner as possible.|
|NPAC Executive Board Member Mike Cuadra handed out sharps containers and trash pickers. The University Masonic Lodge donated materials as well as the space for the training.|
|Community members practiced using trash pickers to gather needles and discard them in sharps containers.|
- KOMO News, "What if you got pricked?"
- KIRO: Don't touch: What to do when finding needles in Seattle.