News release

From CHSG

26 October 2010

Biological Safety Guidance documents now available

Biological Safety Guidance documents now available:

Introduction to Biological Safety, Guidance on Responsibilities, Guidance on Procedures to be Adopted Before Starting Work, Guidance on Precautions that Must be Taken When Working with BAs or GMMs, Guidance on Work with material / tissues of human / primate origin, Guidance on Work with cell cultures, Guidance on Transmissable Spongiform Encelopathy agents (TSEs), Guidance on Waste Disposal Procedures, Guidance on Action to Take in the Event of Spillage / Accidental Release of BAs/GMMs, Guidance on Storage Requirements, Guidance on Transport of BAs / GMMs, Guidance on Working with Genetically Modified Organisms, Guidance on Security of Pathogens and Toxins, Guidance on Inspections and Audits, Guidance on Requirements for a Containment Level Laboratory, Guidance on Microbiological Safety Cabinets, Guidance on the Safe Use of Autoclaves, Guidance on Housekeeping and Monitoring Duties for Containment Laboratories, Guidance on Disinfectants and Fumigants, Guidance on Fumigation with Formaldehyde, Guidance on Genetic Modification Risk Assessments, Guidance on Information, Training and Supervision, Guidance on Responsibilities

http://www.southampton.ac.uk/healthandsafety/safety/document_library/guidance.html