Accession Number : AD1016499

Title :   Evaluation of DoD Biological Safety and Security Implementation

Descriptive Note : Technical Report

Corporate Author : Department of Defense Inspector General Alexandria United States

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Report Date : 27 Apr 2016

Pagination or Media Count : 112

Abstract : The objectives of this project were to: 1) assess the uniform application of biosafety and biosecurity policy and directives, plans, orders, and guidance across DoD Component laboratories that were conducting research using biological select agents and toxins (BSAT) and 2) evaluate DoD biological safety and security oversight at laboratories; DoD Component biological safety and security compliance with Federal, DoD, and Service policy; and DoD and Component actions on recommendations from previous Government Accountability Office, Defense Science Board, and Defense Health Board reports.

Descriptors :   safety , security , laboratory procedures , department of defense , policies , management , inspection , LABORATORIES , training , legislation , standards , VULNERABILITY , BIOLOGICAL TOXINS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE