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Curtin University
Work Health & Safety


To work with biohazards you’ll need to meet all the legislative requirements and work at a standard that ensures the safety of staff and students, the wider community and the environment.

Learn about biohazards

  • Genetically modified organisms (GMOs)
  • Imported biosecurity materials
  • Pathogenic microorganisms
  • Clinical samples from humans or animals
  • Manage biorisks

  • Training and guidelines
  • Transporting biological materials
  • Physical containment facilities
  • Biosafety Partner and Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)