Essential Considerations for Laboratory Safety Audits

A laboratory has potential for exposing you to hazardous chemicals, toxic gases, corrosive liquids, poisonous substances, fire hazards, electrical hazards, etc. Awareness of laboratory safety practices is an individual need as well as a social responsibility as you are responsible for your own safety as well as safety of all those working around you. In […]

How good hygiene practices contribute to laboratory safety and quality of results?

Hygiene is essential in all workplace environments. It assumes even greater significance in laboratory as both safety and quality of results are in direct relation to standards of personal hygiene. Laboratory safety measures undoubtedly contribute to an accident free environment but good hygiene practices supplement it with higher productivity and health of laboratory workers. Good Housekeeping […]

What is Significance of Laboratory Discipline?

Numerous texts have been written on laboratory safety .You are likely to come across several safety devices and wall posters in almost every laboratory irrespective of its size or scope of activities. It goes without saying that laboratory safety is of paramount importance but an aspect which often gets overlooked is laboratory discipline which does […]

General Guidelines for Laboratory Safety

Your prime concern the moment you start work in the laboratory should be to protect yourself and your fellow co-workers from exposure to harmful toxic substances and hazardous chemicals. Remember you are as much responsible for your own safety as safety of others around you. A majority of laboratory accidents are caused by overconfidence and […]

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