Users of laser cutters should read the Laser Cutter Safety Focus Sheet for important safety information to prevent accidents and injuries.
Flammable liquids should not be stored in standard refrigerators or freezers. Use this focus sheet to determine the best selection for your application.
This sheet describes commonly used viral vectors and the associated replication competent virus (RCV) testing protocol if applicable.
Safe work practices are essential to prevent injuries when working with sharps items. Use this focus sheet to implement safe work practices in your laboratory.
Dry ice, the solid form of carbon dioxide (CO2), is commonly used in UW research. Its properties allow for rapid cooling of materials, but also pose unique worker safety hazards. This focus sheet...
Kidde, a manufacturer of fire extinguishers, is working with the Consumer Product Safety Commission to recall some portable fire extinguishers due to potential safety issues. The recall involves...
A guide for communicating chemical hazard (HazCom) information with vendors and contractors.
This ladder safety focus sheet was created for the UW’s Fall Protection Program.