The Regulatory Office and The Office of Environmental Health & Safety jointly conduct annual inspections of the hospital CAP accredited laboratories to ensure compliance with the following areas:
- Documents & Training
- Hazard Communication
- Emergency & Safety Information
- Fire Safety
- General Safety
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Chemical Storage & Compatibility
- BioSafety Cabinets
- Fume Hoods
- Chemical Waste Disposal & Transport
- Seismic Safety
- Mechanical and Electrical Safety
Laboratory Inspection Checklist »
When it is challenging for a laboratory to meet a specific standard, a risk assessment process can be utilized to evaluate the potential risk of not meeting the standard.
Please contact The Office of Environmental Health & Safety if a risk assessment is needed.
Hazardous Waste Tags
The hazardous waste tag is used to identify the contents of a hazardous waste container.