Goals and Objectives

  • Assemble, evaluate, and disseminate to professional industrial hygienists, occupational, and environmental health professionals information relevant to academic, research and development, medical, and diagnostic facilities, collectively referred to as laboratories.
  • Develop and provide information resources to aid in prevention, identification, and control of potential exposures to chemical, biological, ergonomic, ionizing, and non-ionizing radiation, and physical hazards in laboratories.
  • Identify, evaluate, and comment on proposed legislation, regulations, standards, and prudent industrial hygiene practices affecting laboratories.
  • Identify and establish liaisons with other AIHA committees and other professional organizations addressing industrial hygiene-related issues in laboratories.

Lab Health & Safety Organizations