The Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Biological Agents) Regulations, HSA2013 set down obligations on employers regarding the determination and assessment of risk with respect to biological agents:

  • the prevention and control of exposure to hazardous biological agents;
  • specific protection and preventive measures;
  • arrangements to deal with accidents, incidents and emergencies;
  • information, training and consultation;
  • health surveillance; record-keeping;
  • notification requirements to the Authority; and
  • duties for employees. Download guide

Source: Health and Safety Authority