This document is a workshop report examining biosafety and biosecurity issues related to the design, construction, maintenance, and operation of high-containment biological laboratories.
A case study to review research protocols and determine what physical security measures are required to be implemented prior to protocol approval.
This article discusses the challenges and issues that need to be considered by governments or organizations when planning a biological laboratory biosafety and biosecurity monitoring program.
This report covers GAO’s investigation into perimeter security at BSL-4 laboratories.
This testimony summarizes GAO's previously issued reports on perimeter security at the nation's BSL-4 laboratories that were issued in September 2008 (GAO-08-1092) and July 2009 (GAO-09-851).
This document provides guidance on biosecurity within a biological laboratory and addresses its basic principles and best practices.
A strategic framework for the development of global, regional, and national plans relating to laboratory biorisk management.
EO 13486 establishes an interagency working group whose goal is to strengthen biosecurity in the US.
EO 13546 established the Federal Expert Security Advisory Panel (FESAP) to make technical recommendations to the Secretaries of Health and Human Services, US Department of Agriculture, and the US Attorney General. These guide risk-based security measures for people and institutions possessing, working with, or transferring biological Select Agents or Toxins.
An overview of facility biosecurity planning, testing, and evaluation practices.