University of Alabama at Birmingham
MINORS IN LABORATORIES AND ANIMAL FACILITIES
April 10, 2007
The purpose of this policy is to provide guidance to faculty members, researchers, managers, and supervisors of laboratories and programs regarding underage individuals (minors) in University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) research laboratories or facilities where physical hazards exist, where hazardous chemical, biological, or radiological agents are used or stored, or where laboratory animals are present.
Implementation and Authorization
Non-compliance must be reported to the UAB Vice President for Research and Economic Development. Failure to comply with the conditions of this policy may result in the immediate removal of the minor(s) from the laboratory until corrective actions have been taken.
Consent for a Minor in Laboratories or Animal Facilities
Faculty Member/ Researcher/ ARP Director Acknowledgement of Minors in Laboratories or Animal Facilities Policy