This document provides a formal review of the Site-Specific Biosafety and Biosecurity Mitigation Risk Assessment (SSRA) for the DHS-planned National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility (NBAF), with conclusions and recommendations for the optimization of biosafety and biosecurity
This document, prepared by the Strategic Partnership Program Agroterrorism (SPPA) Initiative, states the findings of a series of assessments on the food and agriculture sector, which discuss protective measures, mitigation steps and best practices, and identify research gaps and needs.
This directive establishes a national policy to defend the agriculture and food system against terrorist attacks, major disasters, and other emergencies.
This document assists in the identification and development of steps an organization should take to minimize the risk of food contamination or tampering.
This document explains the adoption of a federal rule to establish regulations governing the possession, use, and transfer of biological agents and toxins that have been determined to have the potential to pose a severe threat to public health and safety, animal health, plant health, or animal or plant products.
This document implements the provisions of the Agricultural Bioterrorism Protection Act of 2002, which set forth the requirements for possession, use, and transfer of select agents and toxins.
This publication provides doctrine to assist commanders and staff in planning, preparing for, conducting, and assessing operations in which their forces may encounter chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear threats and hazards.
This manual implements security policy, establishes minimum standards for securing and safeguarding biological select agents and toxins, and establishes requirements for initial and periodic security reviews, threat assessments, and inspections.
These guidelines represent a recommended approach for the Military Health System with respect to patient evaluation and management, laboratory planning and diagnostics, occupational safety and health for healthcare and medical research personnel, community disease containment, and patient care and transport during military deployments.
This plan describes strategic goals and visions to accomplish BARDA’s mission over the next five years and beyond to develop and provide medical countermeasures for Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear threats, pandemic influenza, and emerging infectious diseases