Research Safety Audits

Research Safety conducts integrated health and safety audits in research labs, clinical labs, and teaching labs. These audits are conducted at least yearly on a scheduled basis and unannounced audits may be performed on a more frequent basis, as deemed necessary. The audits will cover a broad range of topics including: general safety, training, chemical safety, biosafety, hazardous/biological waste handling and disposal, and lab security. The audits are conducted electronically. All correspondence is via website and email. Use the following links to access all documents, signs, stickers, and forms necessary to prepare your lab and personnel for the audit.

Instructions for the Laboratory Safety Audit Self Evaluation
Laboratory Demographics
>> More Laboratory Safety Audit forms, stickers, and signs

If you have any questions or need to schedule an audit, please feel free to contact us.

Contact Person: Judy McBride
Phone number: 934-1515
Email address:

Radiation Safety Audits

Overview: The Radiation Safety Program performs and documents in-depth radiation safety audits of the laboratory and facility safety programs of both medical and nonmedical radioactive material licensees, reviewing the receipt, storage, use, handling, transfer and disposal of their radioactive materials. A representative number of these audits are to be conducted on an unannounced basis.

Contact Person: Robert Heath, Jr. or Domenica Pringle
Phone number: 934-2487
Email address: or

UAB Radiation Safety Procedures Manual