COVID-19 Operations

COVID-19 Lab Safety rules – Level 2

  • Work only to be completed if access to campus approval has been forwarded to staff.
  • No new student to be trained at this time
  • MUN’s COVID19 training must be completed
  • People who shows symptoms, even if mild, are not allowed on the premises and should call 811 as per provincial regulation.
Physical Distancing
  • Only one person at a time is allowed in a room
  • Users are not allowed to walk in to see if the room is free. All the checking and booking must be done online.
  • All data processing must be done remotely.
  • All communication with staff should be done by email or phone
  • Doors will remain closed at all time
Cleaning Procedure

  • All surfaces should be wiped down with the provided EtOH solution before and after usage. Use the spray bottle provided in the lab to spray the solution onto a paper towel before wiping down all surfaces. Do not spray directly on surface as it can cause damages
    • Door/Door handles
    • Freezer/fridge handles
    • Fume hood handles
    • Safety glasses
    • Instrument surfaces
    • Chair/desk if used
    • Any other surface touched
  • Handwashing should be repeated every 30 minutes
  • Keyboards are to be wrapped in plastic wrap and must be changed after use.
  • Masks should be worn at all time when in the lab
  • Gloves should be worn when manipulating samples
  • Do not enter the room with gloves worn outside the lab

Cleaning check list must be completed and signed when finished in the lab.


CREAIT Network

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000