“GBAC STAR is the gold standard of safe facilities, providing third-party validation that ensures facilities implement strict protocols for biorisk situations.”
- Patricia Olinger, Executive Director, Global Biorisk Advisory Council
We’re excited to announce that the Statehouse Convention Center is Arkansas’s first facility to be awarded Global Biorisk Advisory Council® (GBAC) STAR™ accreditation. This means that we’ve implemented the most stringent protocols possible for cleanliness, disinfection, and infectious disease prevention in the Statehouse Convention Center.
Composed of international leaders in the field of microbial-pathogenic threat analysis, mitigation, response, and recovery, the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a Division of ISSA, provides training, guidance, accreditation, certification, crisis management assistance, and leadership to government, commercial and private entities looking to mitigate, quickly address, and/or recover from biological threats and real-time crises. The organization’s services include biorisk management program assessment and training, Forensic Restoration® response and remediation, the GBAC STAR™ facility accreditation program, training and certification of individuals, and consulting for building owners and facility managers. For more information, visit www.gbac.org.