Research and teaching laboratories can contain many varied hazards. Those who work in laboratories must be properly trained and equipped, and must adhere to safe work practices in order to avoid injury to themselves and others. EHS helps facilitate a safe work environment by maintaining the programs related to research.
EHS manages these laboratory programs at PSU:
- Chemical Safety
- Radiation and Laser Safety
- Biological Safety
- Field Work Safety
- Academic Laboratory Safety
- Safety Training for Laboratory Hazards
Safety information regarding use of biological agents in laboratory settings.
Safety information regarding use of chemicals in laboratory settings.
Safety information regarding use of radioactive materials and lasers in laboratory settings.
Safety information regarding research or teaching taking place in the field.
Laboratory information portal, including information on chemical inventory, hazards and safety data sheets.