August Safety Focus: 2018 Lab Safety Rules Review



Please review our 2018 LAB SAFETY RULES and the CPSPE Student Violation Policy. CPSPE Student Safety Violation Policy

Most common violations:

  1. Not wearing Lab Coat or Safety Glasses in the lab. (ALL labs require safety glasses some are exempt from lab coats) 
  2. Squeeze bottles being left in the hoods overnight.
  3. No unattended experiment forms for overnight reactions.
  4. Hood sash being left open.
  5. Improper or lack of waste documentation.
  6. No labels on glassware.
  7. Sharps/needles not in sharps containers.
  8. Combustible paper/paper towels in hoods.
  9. Hoods or workspace area mess.

If you have any questions please contact me 330-289-2493.

Make it a Safer Day!
Diana Woolf
Safety Officer
College of Polymer Science & Polymer Engineering
The University of Akron
T: 330-972-7478
F: 330-972-5290