The laboratory is a workplace that contains many potential hazards which may include chemical, biological and physical agents. The Laboratory Safety Program is intended to assist the University in minimizing risks associated with activities in the laboratory.
The Biosafety Program provides a number of services to assist teaching and research labs that use biological materials.
EHS provides assistance with all aspects of lab safety. The aim is to ensure chemicals are used and handled properly to prevent injury, illness, disease, fire, explosions or property damage.
General laboratory health & safety information, including lab coat laundry and lab decommissioning.
Information about hazardous waste management and proper disposal of chemical, biological and radioactive waste.
Resources for all lab safety areas.