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  • Due to flooding in CH19, our offices in suite 445 have been temporarily relocated to CH20, room 221. 
  • The physical location is:
    930 20th St S
    Room 221
  • The mailing address will remain the same. 

The UAB Department of Occupational Health & Safety's mission is to ensure that our customers have a safe workplace by providing them with the service and knowledge necessary to protect themselves, the UAB community, and the environment.

Be "Food Safe" During the Holidays

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The holidays are a great time for people to get together with family, friends, and co-workers. Not only will the holiday's be buzzing with shoppers but if you are not diligent with food safety your treats can be buzzing with various food borne organisms that can make you sick and in some cases can be fatal.

Keep in mind when you entertain to make sure that food is kept fresh by using the following strategies from the CDC.

Food For Your Soul: Be "Food Safe" During the Holidays

Remember, the lab is certainly no place for food: not during the holidays or ever.