Safety Training

Research Lab Safety Training

Each research lab has assigned a Research Safety Officer (RSO)

Your PI or Lab Director will provide you with laboratory specific training before you begin working in the laboratory and annually thereafter.

 

University Health and Safety Laboratory Refresher Training:
1 hour ULearn online LAB training refresher class


 University Health and Safety TRAINING:

University Health and Safety:  uhs.umn.edu

Department of Environmental Health and Safety (DEHS): dehs.umn.edu

4 basic training modules (Intro to Research Safety, Chemical Safety, Chemical Waste Management, and GHS Classification and Labeling)

Task Specific Training You may be required to take additional training modules, depending on your roles and responsibilities at the University. Please follow this link to access additional training modules and resources.

Lab Safety Plan Toolkit: The Laboratory Safety Plan (LSP) is a supplement to the UMN Chemical Hygiene Plan. It is a template for research laboratories at UMN to state their lab-specific safety policies, procedures, and documentation. This web toolkit will give you specific guidance as to the content required in an LSP and will give you resources to help you complete those sections.

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LAB SIGNAGE:

Lab Signage


LIQUID NITROGEN AND CRYOGENS: (PAN LN2 ROOM)

Liquid Nitrogen OSHA Laboratory Safety Refresher (Online Module)

Cryogens


LAB SAFETY RESOURCES:

General Lab Safety Resources

Biosafety

Chemical Safety

Radiation Safety


Safety/Training Contact:

DEHS
612-626-6002
[email protected]
http://dehs.umn.edu/

School of Physics and Astronomy:
Brian Andersson
612-624-6584 or [email protected]

Department of Environmental Health and Safety:
Anna Sitek
Research Safety, 612-625-8925 or [email protected]