Laboratory Safety


Laboratory Safety
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Lab Safety: Under the Hood

This video program is designed to help employees develop safe work practices while in the laboratory and recognize common lab hazards. The program also helps employees use and understand their employer’s Chemical Hygiene Plan and the requirements of the Laboratory Safety Standard (1910.1450).

1998, 18 minutes.

VHS English  
Laser Safety: The Blink of an Eye

This DVD aims to provide basic laser safety awareness. Topics include the various other standards and guidelines that may be associated with working around lasers, hazardous situations, air contaminants produced by laser operations, the classification of lasers, what role the Laser Safety Officer plays, engineering and administrative controls, and how to protect your eyes.

2007, 21 minutes.

DVD English, Spanish, and Portuguese  
Lab Packs (HAZWOPER)

This program examines lab pack procedures, explains compatible waste groups and illustrates shipping measures. It also covers treatment procedures and facilities, and incineration/chemical treatment/landfill.  It does not discuss OSHA regulations, but provides an additional piece of the HAZWOPER puzzle.

2006, 16 minutes.

DVD English and Spanish  
Lab Safety: The Finer Points

Through this program, seasoned laboratory employees can review safety techniques and general procedures they may have forgotten since their initial training. Based on OSHA 1910.1450, it covers hazardous materials in labs, fume hoods, emergency showers and eyewashes, chemical storage, and using chemicals safely.

2009, 18 minutes.

DVD English, Spanish, and Portuguese