Newsletter Article – II, 2; October 2010: Preventing and Responding to Laboratory Accidents and What? More Inspections!

Newsletter Article – II, 2; October 2010: Preventing and Responding to Laboratory Accidents and What? More Inspections!

Preventing and Responding to Laboratory Accidents
Lab accidents can come in a wide variety of forms including chemical spills, chemical exposures, fires, explosions, cuts, trips, slips, and falls.

What? More Inspections!
The primary purpose of laboratory safety inspections is to assist the laboratory staff at identifying hazards and implementing reasonable control measures.

In Case You Haven’t ’Herd’: A Newsletter of Tufts Environmental Health and Safety
Volume II, Issue 2; October 2010
http://publicsafety.tufts.edu/ehs/files/October2010.VII2-LabAccidents-Inspections.pdf