What we used to think of as burdensome, extra steps in the daily conduct of business have now become the primary concerns with being able to work at all amid a global pandemic. Biosecurity has taken center stage in our daily lives. From washing hands to social distancing, basic biosecurity measures are now standard practice.
Businesses that have never considered biosecurity before have had to implement biosecurity protocols, and many are struggling with how to safely conduct business as the specter of an invisible threat looms.
To try to get a handle of biosecurity measures, it is easiest to break down the steps into three basic categories: bioexclusion, biomitigation and biocontainment.