Live Air Date: Tuesday, February 17, 2015

This webinar will provide a comprehensive overview of all potential hazards faced in laboratory settings and cover the major OSHA requirements. The program will open with a discussion of the different types of hazards – chemical, biological and physical. A focus on specific OSHA standards applicable to most laboratories will follow, and the final section will discuss various examples of hazard types common to lab environments.

As an attendee, you will learn more about:

  • Different types of hazards
  • OSHA specific lab and hazard communication standards
  • Hazard types and examples most common to lab environments


Vince McLeod is an American Board of Industrial Hygiene Certified Industrial Hygienist and the senior IH with the University of Florida’s Environmental Health and Safety Division. He has more than 25 years of experience in all facets of occupational health and safety and specializes in conducting exposure assessments and health hazard evaluations.