General Lab Medicine

LABORATORY SAFETY (MLS)

Learning Lab for Medical Laboratory Scientists

Author information
Tahir S. Pillay, MBChB, PhD
Li Zha, PhD

Learning objectives:

  • Identify hazard symbols and labels
  • Describe infection and exposure control
  • Explain biosafety and exposure control of SARS-CoV-2
  • Understand chemical, fire, radiation and environmental safety
  • Identify cryogenic, biological and sharp hazards
  • Explain the ISO 15190 standard