Venner WireSafe™ – Protecting patients, safeguarding staff

The unique design of Venner WireSafe™ procedural pack facilitates CVC insertions and prevents guidewire retention.1 Designed to prevent a never event of guidewire retention, one of the commonest retained devices in the NHS.2 

Venner WireSafe™ can:

> Prevent guidewire retention (P<0.0001)

> Facilitates CVC insertion

> Improve safety of central line procedures for patients and staff


Venner WireSafe™ features:

Procedure pack – Enables user to complete the task safely

Simple key-lock opening – uses the guidewire to open the box

Venner WireSafe™ materials:

Venner WireSafe™ Brochure (PDF) >>

Venner WireSafe™ Product Video >>

Venner WireSafe™ Operating Instructions (PDF) >>

Venner WireSafe™ Packing Instructions (PDF) >>

3rd WHO Forum on Medical Devices Poster >>

Venner WireSafe™ Product Specification

Product code Description Quantity
200000 Venner WireSafe™ – Clear 10
200100 Venner WireSafe™ – Blue 10


  1. Livesay A. et al. 2016: ESA 2016 Abstract presentation session; Sunday: Safety impact: 10:30-12:00
  2. NHS England Never Events website: