Lab Safety

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Do I have to use BioRAFT?

You will need to set up your lab profile in BioRAFT, and you will need... read more

The purpose of this program is to ensure that all safety eyewashes and showers supply clean,... read more

Each year we have one or two storms severe enough that the safety of the campus community is in... read more

Gloves are important personal protective equipment to prevent contact with hazardous materials... read more

Please see the information under the heading Information for Consultants, Service... read more

Guidelines For Children And Unauthorized Persons In Labs And Other Potentially Hazardous Areas ... read more

Accidents can occur even after conducting thorough risk assessments and implementing... read more

All laboratory incidents (exposures, injuries, spills, leaks) must be reported immediately to... read more


Lab Safety Coordinators (LSCs) play an important role in promoting safety awareness and... read more

Please use the handout to accompany the online lab safety training.  The training is completed... read more

This document is a template that faculty PI's or lab directors can use as a guide in the... read more

No Job Should Be Considered So Important That It Cannot Be Done Safely. The... read more

Liability Release Form for Children and Unauthorized Persons in Labs and Other Potentially... read more

Welcome to UMass Amherst!  The following is meant to provide basic information to new principal... read more

Noise in the laboratory can be damaging to hearing of occupants.  This fact sheet discusses... read more

Experiments that can be classified as high risk must receive prior written approval by the P.I... read more

Individuals who are pregnant, trying to conceive, or nursing a child while working in a lab and... read more

Check out our safety shorts collection of videos below!  If you have ideas for safety videos... read more

This document provides guidance on developing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for work with... read more

This is a voluntary self-inspection form for laboratories