Working With Compressed Gas Cylinders

As you can imagine, working with gas cylinders presents plenty of hazards: flammability, reactivity, toxicity, and asphyxiati...

Ergonomic Setup and Work Practices

To promote your health and ensure your laboratory productivity, simple postural and equipment adjustments can be made. The fo...

Cryogenic Safety Procedures

Cryogenic materials are extremely cold and call for special handling, tools and personal protection. Liquified gases will fre...

Burn Notice

Some tips and rules of thumb for safe storage of flammables in the lab.

Emergency Evacuation Plans

The safe, orderly and prompt evacuation of building occupants depends on having the physical safety features of a building in...

Knock! Knock!

The how, when and what for a meaningful lab safety audit.
Electrical Safety in the Lab

Electrical Safety in the Lab

While electricity is in constant use by the researcher, both within and outside the laboratory, significant physical harm or ...

Keeping Safety in Sight

Vision is one of our most precious senses. Injuries can lead to long-term problems or permanent disability. With the cost and...