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 A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552