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Lab Safety Awareness Week

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Help raise awareness of lab safety by joining us in celebrating Lab Safety Week from February 12th-16th, 2024!

Lab Safety Awareness Week is an event held at academic institutions nationwide to recognize lab safety and best practices for preventing injury and illness in the laboratory. By ensuring that individuals are properly educated in lab safety and how to handle possible hazards, we can ensure an optimal experience in the lab while simultaneously preserving the environment.

Refer to the attached Chemical Hygiene Plan for Missouri State University. Please contact your department head for a more in-depth CHP.

Please check-out the below videos to check your knowledge and ensure safe lab practices:

Other Topics to Consider:

*Lab Housekeeping

*Engineering Controls

*Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment

*Personal Protective Equipment and General Lab Attire

*Safety Equipment in the Lab

*Chemical Storage