Occupational standards for the protection of employees in biotechnology.

  • T Eckebrecht
  • Published 2000 in
    International archives of occupational and…


A growing number of employees are exposed to biological agents (BAs) at the workplace. Their handling can be associated with the risk of occupational illnesses like infections, allergic or toxic reactions. Several legal considerations are making requirements for the safe handling of BAs necessary. A specific risk assessment has to consider both the adverse… (More)


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@article{Eckebrecht2000OccupationalSF, title={Occupational standards for the protection of employees in biotechnology.}, author={T Eckebrecht}, journal={International archives of occupational and environmental health}, year={2000}, volume={73 Suppl}, pages={S4-7} }