The REMS TA Center offers a variety of resources related to biological hazards that may impact schools and postsecondary campuses. Click on the hazard types below to access more resources for K-12 schools and institutions of higher education (IHEs).

K12 Safety Practitioners
K-12 Safety Practitioners: Learn more about creating a Threat- and Hazard-Specific Annex.
Higher Ed Safety Practitioners
Higher ed Safety Practitioners: Learn more about creating a Threat- and Hazard-Specific Annex.

What’s on this page?

Resources from the REMS TA Center, U.S. Department of Education, and federal agency partners on the topic of addressing a variety of biological hazards within K-12 schools and IHEs. The hazard types are organized alphabetically, along with the resources associated with each hazard. View recent biological hazard incidents via the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Website.

Contaminated Food Outbreaks

Infectious Diseases

Toxic Materials Present in School Laboratories