Our safety policy related to physical hazards in the lab is specified in Appendix F of DRI's Chemical Hygiene Plan. We have external links to a number of outside resources listed below, and you may wish to also review the EH&S Environmental Management page for guidelines related to DRI activities that may affect the environment, including the handling of hazardous waste.
|DRI Procedures and Guidelines|
|Appendix F of the CHP: Physical Hazards in the Laboratory|
|Pressure and Vacuum Processes and Experiments Template|
There are a number of good web sites with additional information on physical and environmental hazards. Click on the links below to go to each section on the EH&S External Links page.
- OSHA Fact Sheets on lab equipment, noise, ergonomics, and dry ice.
- Princeton's site on laboratory equipment safety & the "Working with Lab Equipment" chapter from Prudent Practices in the Laboratory (2011)