Health and Safety: Appropriate Clothing

Appropriate clothing and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required.


  • Dedicated footwear for the facility is recommended
  • Closed-toe footwear is required
  • Sandals are NOT permittedHigh-heel, stiletto-type footwear is not recommended due to slip-and-fall potential on cement floors


  • Full-length pants are recommended
  • Shorts are not permitted
  • Scrubs or full-length pants are required for surgical and procedural work and are recommended for all entry into the facility

Animal Care facilities are generally considered as Laboratory Level 2 containment.



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