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Questions and Answers: Inspection Procedures in Response to an Incident or Adverse Event [APHIS Animal Care Factsheet]


Author:
United States, Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, and Animal Care Division
Year:
2012
Subject:
Animal Welfare--Laws and legislation
Abstract:
This question-and-answer Factsheet tells the regulated community what to do if an adverse event happens at their animal facility. Adverse events can include natural or man-made disasters (floods, fires, etc.); animal escapes; fighting or attacks between animals; animal attacks on human personnel; failures in HVAC and watering systems; and accidents involving equipment or environmental enrichment items.
Publisher:
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Collection:
Animal Welfare Act History Digital Collection