This focus sheet is for intended for UW faculty, staff and students to avoid health hazards while using laser cutters in shops.
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 ladder safety focus sheet was created for the UW’s Fall Protection Program.
Laboratory animal allergies can pose a serious health concern for those who work with or near animals. Review this focus sheet to learn more about allergies that can be acquired from laboratory...
UW personnel need to be aware of the hazards exposure to lead poses and the ways to either control those hazards.
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...
The charter for the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) describes the purpose, function and operation of the University's IBC.
Learn how to assesmble a biohazardous spill kit. This document outlines the components needed for a spill kit to clean up spills of biohazardous agents including recombinant DNA.
If you are entering a health sciences program prior to June 1, 2018 (summer quarter), contact HSIP staff for further instructions. If you are starting your program on or after June 1, 2018: Follow...