Refrigerator Lock Boxes are ideal for locking up new lot numbers of controls to ensure that they are not accidentally used before the old lot is exhausted. The lock box is made of stainless steel, giving added security The locking mechanism is made from a steel mechanism. Each box includes two keys.
We receive this question on a regular basis here at 360 Medical and hope this information will help medical personnel understand why storing temperature sensitive vaccines, medications, products or samples is not ideal in a standard domestic refrigerator.
Having the proper refrigeration equipment is the first important step to ensuring product safety and efficiency at your facility. You also need to have appropriate vaccine storage and handling practices and procedures in place. By doing so you can maintain vaccine quality and potency and also minimize waste.