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Planning for Laboratory Emergencies - 2111513

Overview
When you mix volatile chemicals and hazardous substances with human beings, mishaps and accidents are bound to occur. Being well-trained in emergency response measures helps minimize the adverse health effects of laboratory accidents. This video serves as a concise reminder that lab workers must understand emergency response procedures, spill remediation measures, first aid and most importantly, know their limitations and when to call for the assistance of an emergency response team or fire department.

Audience
All laboratory workers

Time Required
16 to 18 minutes

Topics Covered

  • Introduction
  • Emergency Plan
  • Fire Emergencies
  • Chemical Spills
  • Safety Showers & Eye Washes
  • Review
Last edited by: kauder 05/08/2017