Lab Workers

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ETA lab area personnel work with a number of hazards including hazardous chemicals, high-powered lasers, and radiation generating equipment. Here are some of the lab area worker safety responsibilities:

  • Complete and follow the requirements listed your assigned Work Activities.
  • Complete all assigned safety training.
  • Complete "on the job" training and instruction regarding specific hazardous tasks in your lab area.
  • Promptly report unsafe conditions to your work lead or supervisor.
  • Report all injuries immediately to your supervisor.
  • Know the locations of emergency equipment in your work area. This includes emergency shower/eyewash, fire extinguisher, and spill cleanup supplies.
  • Wear personal protective equipment when required.
  • Evacuate your work area when emergency alarms sound.
  • Keep your work area clean and orderly at all times.