|Document ID (ISN)||69555|
|Convention or series no.
Health and Safety Executive (HSE)
||Working safely with research animals: Management of infection risks
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, July 1997. vi, 55p. 17 ref. Price: GBP 7.95.
||Recommendations for the prevention of infections due to contact with laboratory animals. Contents: survey of the hazards (with a table presenting the specific diseases (zoonoses) spread by different species of laboratory animals); control measures - containment and operating procedures; Animal Containment Levels 1-4; decontamination and waste disposal. In appendices: legislation (in the UK) and local rules; information, instruction and training; emergency procedures; genetic modification; containment of invertebrates.
||United Kingdom; experimental animals; biological hazards; infectious diseases; zoonoses
||genetic engineering; safety guides; legislation; containment
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases