Laboratory Safety

EHS Laboratory Safety group strives to promote safety awareness, encourages safe work practices in laboratories, and performs annual reviews to ensure laboratory compliance with university rules.

ATTENTION: Training class time change

Introduction to Laboratory Safety Training session scheduled for November 14, 2018 will begin at 1:00PM.

 

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Swati Kale

Nancy Eaker

Brad Urbanczyk

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Training Opportunities

Introduction to Laboratory Safety and Hazard Communication
Hazard communication (chemical safety), physical safety, and fire safety training for new/newly assigned employees must be completed prior to assigning any duties that result in exposure to hazardous chemicals.  To register for this course, follow the instructions for Classroom Training provided on the How do I register for laboratory safety training? page. For questions about this course, contact EHS at 979-845-2132 or at labsafety@tamu.edu.
Hazard Communication
Hazard communication (chemical safety), physical safety, and fire safety training for new/newly assigned employees must be completed prior to assigning any duties that result in exposure to hazardous chemicals. To register for this course, follow the instructions for Online Training provided on the How do I register for laboratory safety training? page. For questions about this course, contact EHS at 979-845-2132 or at labsafety@tamu.edu.
Laboratory Safety for Teaching Assistants
This course will prepare teaching assistants with information they need to teach laboratory courses safely. Individuals who complete the course will be able to demonstrate that they understand their role in ensuring students' safety throughout the laboratory sessions. To take this course, follow the instructions for Online Training provided on the How do I register for laboratory safety training? page. You will be required to enter your NetID and password. Search for Laboratory Safety for Teaching Assistants training and click to begin. Completions will be reported to TrainTraq within 7 - 10 business days and will available on your transcript. For questions about this course, contact EHS at 979-845-2132 or at labsafety@tamu.edu.
Cryogenic Safety
This online course teaches safety precautions and hazards associated with cryogenic work, storage and transportation of cryogenic materials, and safety equipment to be in place for personal protection. To take this course, follow the instructions for Online Training provided on the How do I register for laboratory safety training? page. For questions about this course, contact EHS at 979-845-2132 or at labsafety@tamu.edu.

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