The University of Manitoba follows and is compliant with the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) Guidelines. Compliance with the PHAC Laboratory Biosafety Guidelines is coordinated by the Biosafety Officer, 204-789-3675; firstname.lastname@example.org
Compliance with the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission is coordinated through the Radiation Safety Coordinator as outlined on the Radiation Safety web page. The Radiation Safety Coordinator can be reached at 204-789-3613 or email@example.com
Animal Care Occupational Health Program
The Animal Care Occupational Health Program serves animal care workers, researchers and technicians. Program delivery is accomplished through protocol review, teaching and annual inspection of animal use labs and facilities.
Biosafety Program Overview
Biosafety Program Details and Forms
Information on Biosafety Permit Applications, Biosafety Project Approval Certificates (for release of grant funds), Biosafety Training and pertinent Regulatory Links and Resources.
Other Biosafety /Lab-Related Resouces
New Principal Investigator Lab Registration Form - EHSA database
If you are a Principal Investigator (PI) new to the U of M, submit this form to obtain your personal User ID and Password for access to your biological inventory and biosafety permit application on the EHSA database.
Complete Laboratory Information Page (CLIP)
Alphabetical listing of lab-related (bio, chem, rad) resources.
Procedure: Working Alone
U of M Procedure adopted to meet the requirements of the Workplace Safety and Health legislation and regulations for the safety of employees working alone or working in isolation.
U of M WHMIS PROGRAM
Risk Group 2-4 Biological Agents are included under the Provincial WHMIS regulations.
WHMIS Coordinators assist the Biosafety Program by reviewing Biosafety permit applications for a few site-specific requirements.
Pathogen Safety Data Sheets-MSDSs for biological agents
The Public Health Agency of Canada provides MSDSs for Risk Group 2-4 biological agents
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