Biosafety Month

As a proud member of the American Biological Safety Association (ABSA), the UW–Madison Office of Biological Safety celebrates Biosafety and Biosecurity Month from October 15 to November 15, 2020. The theme of Biosafety Month is The Role of Biosafety and Biosecurity in Mitigating Emerging Risk.

During this time we are sharing new, related biosafety resources that are available for laboratories and other customers on the UW–Madison campus.

See Resources


New Resources for Your Lab

Virtual Consultations and Training

Same Customer Service, New Virtual Environment

Learn More


New: BSC Manual

UW-Madison Manual for Biosafety Cabinets, Animal Transfer Stations, and Clean Air Devices

See BSC Manual

Customizable Spill Protocols

Spill Protocols


COVID-19 Research Requirements

Research Requirements

Biosafety and COVID-19 Information Page
  • COVID-19 Extending critical PPE for essential Research Activities
  • Templates for Lab-Specific Health Plans
  • Signs

Biosafety and COVID-19

Contact Us

Need Help?

Have a Biosafety Question? 


The UW-Madison Office of Biological Safety can help!

Office of Biological Safety

phone: 608-263-2037


Environment, Health & Safety
Facilities Planning & Management Division
University of Wisconsin–Madison

Biological Safety

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