TITLE

AGENCY FOR TOXIC SUBSTANCES AND DISEASE REGISTRY: Policies and Procedures for Public Health Product Preparation Should Be Strengthened

AUTHOR(S)
Bascetta, Cynthia A.
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;5/20/2010, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the study of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) which assesses the policies and procedures of the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) on product preparation. GAO advises the ATSDR to revise its policies and procedures and include guidelines on the responsibilities of the management in monitoring product development. ATSDR is recommended to establish policies and procedures that directly assess the risk level of work when initiated.
ACCESSION #
51087067

 

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