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Lab Safety Series - Lecture Class is a Program

Lab Safety Series - Lecture Class

Started Jan 1, 2020


Full program description

Lab Safety Series lecture classes required by UW.

1) UW Safety Orientation (1hr) / 
Workplace safety responsibilities of UW and employees, common hazards for all employees, accident prevention and reporting, role of UW Safety.

2) Chemical Hygiene (Laboratory Safety - 2hrs) / 
UW required course on Right-to-Know Legislation for laboratories. Which covers the standard, chemical safety in the laboratory; general chemical safety; responsibilities; and liabilities. Changes due to United Nations Globally Harmonized System, GHS. The GHS is a system for standardizing and harmonizing the classification and labeling of chemicals.

3) Regulated Waste Management (Hazardous Waste Generator - 1hr) /
Regulations for disposal of hazardous waste, UW program and procedures for disposing of hazardous waste.