BIOLOGICAL LABORATORIES: Design and Implementation Considerations for Safety Reporting Systems

McCool, Thomas J.
October 2010
GAO Reports;10/12/2010, preceding p1
Government Document
The article presents a study on the implementation considerations for safety reporting system (SRS) for laboratories conducted by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) in the U.S. It is said that as biological laboratories grow in number, concerns for the safety risk for laboratory workers increase based from the collected data on SRS which contain reports of hazards, incidents and accidents. Therefore, the implementation for safety measurements for these laboratories should be enforced.


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