General Lab Safety

Lab Safety assists principal investigators in safely managing their labs and research personnel with respect to hazardous materials through periodic consultation, inspections, and training. Additionally, Lab Safety rigorously supports the research groups in achieving compliance with state and federal regulations.

New Principal Investigator On-Boarding

  • See Lab Startup for details on starting a new lab, access to the Quick Start-Up Guide for New PIs, and more.
  • Consult the Chemical Hygiene Plan (CHP) for general PI/staff responsibilities (see Section 3. Roles and Responsibilities) and information on Hierarchy of Safety Controls (e.g., elimination, substitution; see Section 4. Basics of Laboratory Safety).

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See General Lab Safety Resources for links to the Chemical Hygiene Plan, EHSA, Lab Coat Services, and more.