Laboratory Safety

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$45 $40

Duration: 35 Minutes      Language: English

Topics Covered:

  • Identify hazardous substances in your laboratory and the need to minimize exposure.

  • Explain the purpose of the Laboratory and Hazard Communication standards and their primary directives.

  • Recognize your employer’s responsibility to provide you with information and training at the time of your initial assignment to a work area or a new exposure situation.

  • Identify the information that must be included in a Chemical Hygiene Plan and your employer’s responsibility to communicate the location and availability of the plan.

  • State the various controls that protect laboratory personnel, including engineering, administrative, work practices, and personal protective equipment.

  • Recognize your employer’s responsibilities and your rights relative to exposure monitoring, medical consultation and examinations, and records.

Course Benefits:

  • Certificate of Completion. *Valid for 2 years.

  • Examination record available for employer.


  • 29CFR Part 1910 – Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry

  • 29CFR Part 1910, Subpart Z – Toxic and Hazardous Substances

  • CFR 1910.1450 – Laboratory Safety

  • CFR 1910.1200 – Hazard Communication

  • CFR 1910.1450 – Appendix A “National Research Council Recommendations Concerning Chemical Hygiene in Laboratories” (non-mandatory)

  • CFR 1910.1450 – Appendix B “References” (non-mandatory)

  • CFR 1910.134 – Respiratory Protection

  • CFR 1910.1020 – Access to Employee Exposure and Medical Records

  • CFR 1910.1030 – Bloodborne Pathogens

  • ANSI/AIHA – Z9.5-2003 Laboratory Ventilation Standard

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