Biosafety Month 2022
The Tip of The Week
Please remember to use the “First Report of Exposure or Release” form within 24 hours for:
- Unauthorized escapes or releases of transgenic vertebrate or invertebrate animals or plants
- All potential exposures include needle sticks, animal bites or scratches, aerosol exposures, mucosal splashes, and other incidents resulting in potential exposure to biohazardous materials or harm to health
- Spills outside of primary containment as well as potential releases to the environment
Find the Form here.
The UW-Madison Office of Biological Safety is a proud member of the American Biological Safety Association (ABSA).