Laboratory Personnel

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Laboratory Personnel2018-10-27T03:40:41+00:00

Resources and trainings are separated into the type of lab or hazards associated with each type of lab. Find the category that best matches your lab and associated hazards.

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Biosafety Level I

Recommended for individuals working in labs with defined and characterized strains of viable microorganisms not [...]

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Formaldehyde

A common chemical used in many labs as a preservative and disinfectant. Also a strong irritant, skin sensitizer, and potential carcinogen. [...]

Anthrax

A diseased caused by exposure to bacterial spores, which is presently a concern as a biological weapons agent. [...]

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Lead Safety

OSHA required for employees exposed to lead during the course of their work. Chemical characteristics, [...]

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Liquid Nitrogen

Liquid nitrogen is inert, colorless, odorless, non corrosive, nonflammable, and extremely cold. Nitrogen makes up [...]

Lab Safety Audit

Laboratory self-audits provide an opportunity for departments, faculty, staff and students to foster a culture [...]

Lead

Lead is a common element found throughout the environment in many different sources. It poses [...]

Formaldehyde

A common chemical used in many labs as a preservative and disinfectant. Also a strong irritant, skin sensitizer, and potential carcinogen. [...]

Carcinogens

Carcinogens are hazardous chemical substances that cause cancer. Material safety data sheets (MSDS) are a [...]

Benzene

This chemical is used in many organic chemistry laboratories. It is also used as an [...]

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Lockout/Tagout (LOTO)

OSHA required training for anyone working with/on hazardous energy sources. Identification of hazardous energy sources [...]

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Laser Safety

LASER is an acronym for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. Lasers are devices [...]

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Recycling

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has mandated that USU reuse or recycle materials whenever it [...]