Lab Safety
PREPARE FOR LAB WORK
<ul><li>Study laboratory procedures prior to class. </li></ul><ul><li>Never perform unauthorized experiments. </li></ul>
<ul><li>Keep your lab bench organized and free of apparel, books, and other clutter. </li></ul>
DRESS FOR LAB WORK
<ul><li>Tie back long hair. </li></ul><ul><li>Do not wear loose sleeves as they tend to get in the way. </li></ul><ul><li>...
<ul><li>Wear lab coats during all laboratory sessions. </li></ul><ul><li>Wear safety goggles during all laboratory session...
GENERAL PRECAUTIONS
First Aid <ul><li>Know how to use the safety shower, eye wash, fire blanket and first aid kit. </li></ul>
AVOID CONTACT WITH CHEMICALS <ul><li>Never taste or &quot;sniff&quot; chemicals. </li></ul><ul><li>Never draw materials in...
<ul><li>When heating substances in a test tube, point the mouth away from people. </li></ul><ul><li>Never carry dangerous ...
Other Precautions <ul><li>Never eat, drink, or bring food into the laboratory.   </li></ul>
No Playing Around in the Lab
Place Broken Glass in Appropriate Containers
<ul><li>Turn off burners and electrical appliances when you leave the lab. </li></ul>
BEFORE AND AFTER LAB
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  1. 1. Lab Safety
  2. 2. PREPARE FOR LAB WORK
  3. 3. <ul><li>Study laboratory procedures prior to class. </li></ul><ul><li>Never perform unauthorized experiments. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Keep your lab bench organized and free of apparel, books, and other clutter. </li></ul>
  5. 5. DRESS FOR LAB WORK
  6. 6. <ul><li>Tie back long hair. </li></ul><ul><li>Do not wear loose sleeves as they tend to get in the way. </li></ul><ul><li>Wear closed toe shoes. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Wear lab coats during all laboratory sessions. </li></ul><ul><li>Wear safety goggles during all laboratory sessions. </li></ul><ul><li>Wear gloves when using chemicals that irritate or can be absorbed through the skin. </li></ul>
  8. 8. GENERAL PRECAUTIONS
  9. 9. First Aid <ul><li>Know how to use the safety shower, eye wash, fire blanket and first aid kit. </li></ul>
  10. 10. AVOID CONTACT WITH CHEMICALS <ul><li>Never taste or &quot;sniff&quot; chemicals. </li></ul><ul><li>Never draw materials in a pipette with your mouth. </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>When heating substances in a test tube, point the mouth away from people. </li></ul><ul><li>Never carry dangerous chemicals or hot equipment near other people. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Other Precautions <ul><li>Never eat, drink, or bring food into the laboratory.  </li></ul>
  13. 13. No Playing Around in the Lab
  14. 14. Place Broken Glass in Appropriate Containers
  15. 15. <ul><li>Turn off burners and electrical appliances when you leave the lab. </li></ul>
  16. 16. BEFORE AND AFTER LAB

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