Demonstrating Ethical and Humane Care: Advice for an AAALAC Inspection

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Inspections can be stressful and time consuming for research facility managers and staff. Particularly for facilities seeking acceptance from the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC), site visits from the evaluation team require careful planning and detailed management. The complexity increases exponentially for facilities with a wide variety of animals to care for and diverse research programs underway.

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Know the Signs of Deadly Mail Bombs

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lawyerIIAlthough white-powder incidents have dominated the mail security news, last week’s sad news demonstrates mail bombs continue to be a threat that can’t be ignored.

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Top 3 Facts about Mail Safety for Small Budgets

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ucf_mailroomTop three things you need to know for mail screening on a budget:

1. It is not about what other organizations are doing.

 

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Online Shopping for Toxic Agents

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Bomb components bought online
“An FBI affidavit identified Amazon.com as the source of many items Aldawsari acquired for the purpose of building a powerful explosive device.”

With Amazon.com and similar online shopping sites, terrorists, disgruntled employees or anyone who wishes to attack your organization, are merely one click away from receiving the components of a weapon of mass destruction.

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AALAS Poster Session: Transgenic Mouse Colony

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AAALAC_logo Poster on the process for receiving and maintaining 70 transgenic mouse lines, presented at the national AALAS show by SoBran and the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.

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Protecting Your Businesses

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FEMA’s mitigation and insurance programs cover individuals, communities, government organizations and businesses. FEMA offers tools every business owner can use to make their organization safer for their employees, and more resilient in case of disaster.

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If You are Only X-raying Your Mail – You are Not Safe

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Mail screening X-rayWhen a company or institution relies on x-ray technology alone to scan incoming mail, the safety of company employees and assets is at risk.

We all have become accustomed to regarding x-ray as a technology that keeps us safe while traveling or attending a large public event.  However, mail threats involve completely different security issues.

 

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Quick Tips for Mail Borne Threats: Is Your Organization Prepared?

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A mail borne threat can impact an entire organization. It can cause panic among staff. It can shut down operations for days while the threat is investigated and cleared. If an unsafe package enters your workspace, are you sure your team knows what to do? All staff should know the telltale signs of potentially dangerous mail and understand emergency communications, containment and evacuation plans.

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Poster: Signs of Dangerous Mail

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sobran-poster-FINALMail borne threats can impact an entire organization.  If you don’t know the indicators or how to respond, you could be putting your entire organization at risk. Download and share this free poster.

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The What, Why and How of Instituting a Professional Post-Approval Monitoring Program

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SoBran BioScience White Paper Post Approval MonitoringThis white paper demonstrates how instituting a post approval monitoring program not only produces the best animal care, but also reduces bureaucratic burdens and generates more accurate science.

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