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Animal Research Safety Resources

Allergen Safety

Western has developed policy and safety measures when dealing with animal-related allergens. These can be found on the ACC's SOP Index.


Institutional Biosafety

Western's Biosafety Website contains the following information:

External Resources

The Following are external resources that may provide helpful information on Biosafety:

Chemical Safety

Procedures and Guidelines

Safe work practices have been developed for the use of a variety hazardous chemicals in animal research. These can be found within the ACC's SOP index.

Canadian Center for Occupational Health and Safety - MSDS Database

Search for MSDS sheets at