The Cambridge Public Health Department has unveiled their new permitting platform for new Cambridge Biosafety permits and renewals. The transition to the online system requires that each currently permitted company enter all the required information in a new record for that company on the Cambridge Public Health Department’s online ViewPoint platform, under Laboratory Biosafety.
For companies that already have a Cambridge Biosafety Permit, information should be entered for an “existing permit”. The first time permit holders use the system they will be required to enter the same information as for a new permit. The contact name for the account doesn’t have to be the Biosafety Officer. During the account set-up process there will be a separate field to enter the BSO’s contact information. Note that the BSO serves the role of point-of-contact for the permit, so consideration should be given as to who should be listed. Companies must list someone who is on staff, rather than […]