Examining the Human Element in Lab Biosafety
PDF

How to Cite

Haile, B. H., Wade, M., Wade, P., Cannons, A., France, R., Ferland, L. D., Shaikh, A., Park, M., Erondu, N., Kaufman, S. G., Meeks, H., & McNabb, S. (2014). Examining the Human Element in Lab Biosafety. Online Journal of Public Health Informatics, 6(1). https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v6i1.5103

Abstract

A laboratory biosafety program (LBP) is essential to ensure the health and safety of laboratory staff and the general public from hazardous materials and infectious agents. Ensuring laboratory biosafety requires vigilance; laboratories must maintain equipment and materials, develop and implement security measures, and staff must be annually trained in biosafety procedures. Our evaluation of LBPs underscored the importance of the human element in biosafety compliance.
https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v6i1.5103
PDF
Authors own copyright of their articles appearing in the Online Journal of Public Health Informatics. Readers may copy articles without permission of the copyright owner(s), as long as the author and OJPHI are acknowledged in the copy and the copy is used for educational, not-for-profit purposes. Share-alike: when posting copies or adaptations of the work, release the work under the same license as the original. For any other use of articles, please contact the copyright owner. The journal/publisher is not responsible for subsequent uses of the work, including uses infringing the above license. It is the author's responsibility to bring an infringement action if so desired by the author.