Organize a Safety Committee

Your department should have a safety committee. Academic institutions and companies should all have safety committees. The co...

Have a Written Safety Policy

This is the cornerstone of a good safety program. It’s a statement endorsed and supported by the administration that sp...
Around the Clock Lab Safety

Around the Clock Lab Safety

Some service laboratories operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. These include chemical plant laboratories, laboratories in o...
Cut to the Chase

Cut to the Chase

Recently we had the unpleasant experience of investigating a gruesome and almost deadly accident. A maintenance worker was re...