This document contains general recommendations for implementing a high-quality laboratory safety program, which are provided in a framework that is adaptable within any laboratory.
This document provides guidance on the risk of transmission of infectious agents by aerosols, droplets, blood, and body substances in a laboratory setting; specific precautions for preventing the laboratory transmission of microbial infection from laboratory instruments and materials; and recommendations for the management of exposure to infectious agents.
This document provides guidance on the safe handling and disposal of chemical, infectious, radioactive, and multihazardous wastes generated in the clinical laboratory.
This document provides guidance for laboratory and health care leadership for development, implementation, and sustainment of effective, all hazards, emergency preparedness plans supporting nonanalytical components of clinical and public health laboratory services that may pertain to various natural and manmade disasters.
*Although these documents are valuable resources for a wider audience, they are intended for use primarily in the United States.