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Complete Guide to Lab Safety -5th Edition


The Complete Guide to Laboratory Safety, Fifth Edition, consolidates regulations from all relevant agencies, including OSHA, The Joint Commission, CAP, CLSI, DOT, and state health departments. This book also offers customizable policies, procedures, and checklists to avoid costly fines and enhance your compliance program.

The newest edition of this proven guide includes a brand-new chapter on laboratory safety culture, plus new content on:

  • The hierarchy of controls
  • The four biosafety lab levels and lab coats 
  • Reporting lab injuries 
  • Lab coat cleaning, comfort, and materials 
  • Bloodborne pathogen training
  • Hazardous waste management
  • The generator improvement rule 
  • The EPA hazardous waste pharmaceutical rule
  • And more!

The Complete Guide to Laboratory Safety will help you:

  • Create and update your policies and procedures with fully customizable templates
  • Build a culture of safety with checklists and tools related to topics including waste management, specimen transportation, chemical hygiene, and ergonomics in the lab setting
  • Keep up to date with regulations from OSHA, The Joint Commission, CAP, CLSI, DOT, and state regulators
  • Employ best practices to avoid worker injury and costly citations

Published: November 2019

Pages: 400

Format: 8.5 x 11 Perfect

ISBN: 978-1-64535-006-4

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Price: $179.00