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Lab Safety Rules & Guide

Lab Safety Rules & Guide

Lab Safety Rules - This presentation will educate you on the rules to follow

Lab Safety Rules - This presentation will educate you on the rules to follow during lab activities - Failure to obey these rules will result in a zero for the lab activity, and suspension from the lab until further notice

Safety Symbols • Know safety symbols • They will alert you to possible dangers

Safety Symbols • Know safety symbols • They will alert you to possible dangers and remind you to work carefully

Use Good Judgement • Exercise Caution at all times • Follow all teacher instructions

Use Good Judgement • Exercise Caution at all times • Follow all teacher instructions • Notify the teacher immediately regarding any accident or unsafe areas

Lab Procedures • Read instructions • Follow lab procedures exactly • Never do an

Lab Procedures • Read instructions • Follow lab procedures exactly • Never do an unauthorized experiment

Eye Safety • Always wear safety goggles • If you wear contact lenses let

Eye Safety • Always wear safety goggles • If you wear contact lenses let your teacher know • In case of emergency in which a chemical goes into one’s eye, use the eyewash station

Proper Attire • Long hair tied back • Do not wear loose clothing •

Proper Attire • Long hair tied back • Do not wear loose clothing • Roll your sleeves up • Tie tucked away…

Hand Safety • If a chemical spills on your skin, notify the teacher and

Hand Safety • If a chemical spills on your skin, notify the teacher and rinse with water • Wash hands after every lab

Physical Safety • Handle all equipment carefully • Keep walking isles clear • No

Physical Safety • Handle all equipment carefully • Keep walking isles clear • No sitting during labs • Never Eat or Drink in Lab • No Fooling around during lab activities.

Heating Safety • Never look into a container as you are heating it •

Heating Safety • Never look into a container as you are heating it • Never point the end of a test tube being heated at yourself or others • Never heat in a closed container

Chemical Safety • Read all labels • Never touch, taste, or smell a chemical

Chemical Safety • Read all labels • Never touch, taste, or smell a chemical • Never mix chemicals unless instructed to do so

In case of an emergency… • Know the locations of: – fire extinguisher –

In case of an emergency… • Know the locations of: – fire extinguisher – body shower – eyewash station – first aid kit