Finding your new lab space was part one of our four-part series on how to move your bio-tech company out of an incubator space into your first fully operating research facility. Part two focuses on establishing environmental health and safety protocols and best practices in your lab. Chances are you don’t yet have an EH&S department, at the most you may have delegated someone in your research team responsible for this function. However, once you occupy your own space, the EH&S responsibilities of your firm become far greater, and with an increased volume of operation the health and safety of our employees is paramount. There’s a phrase in the construction world – we want our people to leave every day the same way they came in. We owe that to the families and loved ones of the people in our organizations.
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