Clinical Laboratory Safety; Approved Guideline
|Publication Date:||1 June 2012|
Aspects of a safety program addressed in this guideline include maintenance and inspection, personal safety, and warning signs and labels. In addition, the guideline addresses fire prevention, electrical and radiation safety, and other potential laboratory hazards. Special considerations for anatomic pathology laboratories are also included. This guideline is written for laboratorians who are responsible for developing and implementing a safety program in medical laboratories. However, other types of laboratories will also find this guideline useful.