MBL Health Policies and Protocols
MBL Mask Policy
Face masks must be worn in all building areas which include laboratory space, breakrooms, bathrooms and hallways. A face mask must meet the following criteria:
Fit snugly but comfortably against the side of the face
Be secured with ties or ear loops
Include multiple layers of fabric
Allow for breathing without restriction while covering mouth and nose
Masks with exhaust valves are not permissible at MBL
Self-monitoring Health Check
All individuals must perform a self-health check prior to arriving at MBL. If sick, such as a temperature (>100) or persistent cough, do not come to MBL.
While at MBL we expect adherence to MBL’s personal hygiene practices which includes: Upon arrival or return to MBL building, please make use of a hand sanitizer dispensers at one of the building entrances. In addition, hand soap dispensers are available in all bathrooms using a hand washing time of 20 seconds.
For work that does not require close contact (within 6 feet), please follow the social distancing guidance of 6 feet. At times when social distancing is not achievable (such as moving a heavy object), please move with purpose so as to limit close contact time.
If vendor or contractor visitors are spotted in buildings on campus without a mask on or not complying with any other policies above then MBL will reach out to respective company management.