Safe Animal Handling Operations Poster

Safe Animal Handling Operations Poster
According to the US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH):
  • Allergic reactions    are    among the most common conditions that adversely affect the health    of personnel    involved    in    the    care and use of    animals    in research.
  • Symptoms of    allergies include sneezing,    nasal congestion, itchy eyes and cough.
  • Some personnel may even    develop    asthma or other respiratory disorders.
  • Personnel should protect themselves from exposure to animals and animal    products.
  • Seek medical attention in case allergy symptoms develop.

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