Section 6-5. Protective measures against the risk of infection from biological agents

Exposure to biological agents shall be eliminated or avoided unless it is clear that such exposure cannot adversely affect the health of employees.
Based on the risk assessment, the employer shall implement necessary containment measures. In the case of industrial processes, isolates and laboratories, such containment measures shall be in accordance with Chapter 8 of the Workplace Regulations.
For handling pointed or sharp objects that may cause injury and/or infection from biological agents, equipment with protective safety devices shall be used where such equipment is available and suitable for the purpose.