|Description|| Laboratory Safety Training
Any person who works in a laboratory must receive training to become knowledgeable about potential hazards in the laboratory. Laboratory workers must attend a general session given by EHS and receive additional, more specific training from their department and/or supervisor.
This training session covers the elements of the federal OSHA Laboratory Standard, references and resources, material safety data sheets (MSDS), personal protective equipment, fume hoods, chemical spill response, chemical waste disposal, flammable liquids, and compressed gases.
Who Should Attend?
This training is mandatory for employees and graduate students working in research laboratories. It is recommended for undergraduates and support staff working in and around laboratories.