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Document ID (ISN)107938
CIS number 08-468
ISBN(s) 978-2-7389-1437-8
Year 2007
Convention or series no. INRS ED 999
Author(s) Clermont H., David C., Duquenne P., Meyer A., Nassar N., Rocher M., Suiro A., Touche S.
Title Design of laboratories for the analysis of biological matter
Original title Conception des laboratoires d'analyses biologiques [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sÚcuritÚ, 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, Apr. 2007. 111p. Illus. 73 ref. Price: EUR 12.20. Downloadable version free of charge.
Internet access http://www.inrs.fr/INRS-PUB/inrs01.nsf/inrs01_catalog_view_view/2A6D1981D63EC336C12572C90037FA37/$FILE/ed999.pdf [in French]
Abstract The objective of this guide is to help persons responsible for designing or renovating laboratories for the analysis of biological matter take account of hazards, and in particular of biological hazards. Various types of laboratories are covered, including medical laboratories, medical practices and laboratories carrying out anatomy and cytological pathology analyses, veterinary laboratories and industrial analytical laboratories. The guide is designed in the form of a check-list of specifications. Based on the type of laboratory, it defines the functions, layouts and design requirements specific to each area of the premises.
Descriptors (primary) laboratories; safe layout; determination in biological matter; premises; biological hazards; France
Descriptors (secondary) laboratory work; workplace design; safety by design; safety guides; equipment layout
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Biological hazards