Laboratory Workplace Safety

  Laboratory Workplace Safety Laboratory Guide to Workplace Safety (NZ) 2014 – Released There are many hazards present in the laboratory workplace. Everyone involved in the laboratory needs to be aware of the various hazards than can arise when working with different materials, chemicals, equipment and other general safety matters. This year, Pro-Visual Publishing, with …

Good Laboratory Practice

Good Laboratory Practice Laboratory Guide to Workplace Safety 2013/14 – Released Each different type of laboratory has its own set of hazards that must be assessed before appropriate control measures can be put in place to minimise risks and ensure a safe working environment. As such, good laboratory practice will vary from laboratory to laboratory. …

Risk Assessment for Schools

Risk Assessment for Schools Just came across this really neat site that assists teachers and lab technicians to complete school science experiment risk assessments. The subscription costs $160/year but I imagine that it would pay for itself in no time given the time it saves and the potential injuries it could prevent. See it HERE: …

Lab safety tips

Laboratory Safety   Workplace laboratories, whether they are research laboratories or medical laboratories, are subject to their own sets of safety rules.  If you work in or manage a laboratory, there are many safety rules and procedures to keep in mind.  Every lab will establish different sets of specific rules, but some general rules remain …