Thomas Jefferson University

Laboratory Inspections

Lab inspections are performed annually with the exception of BL3 labs which are inspected every six months. Listed below are items that are reviewed during a lab inspection:

  • Hazard Communication
    • Proper chemical container labeling
    • Safety Data Sheets available
  • Safe Use of Laboratory Equipment
  • Compressed gas cylinders used and stored appropriately
  • Chemical Storage
  • Proper handling of chemical waste
  • Biological Safety
  • Proper handling of infectious waste
  • Emergency Preparedness
    • Eyewashes available and inspection
  • Personal Protective Equipment

Refer to links below for lab inspection documentation and information: