Environmental Health & Safety

Environmental Health and Safety Training


Campus Emergency Number 542 – 2111

  1. Ambulance, Fire, Police
  2. Cell Phone

Non Emergency Number 542 – 2291
Fire Alarms and Evacuationimage

When a fire alarm sounds

Campus Security Alarms

What is it being used for?

Telephone is better option

 

Drench Shower/Eyewash Station

  1. Call 2111
  2. Remove Clothing
  3. Flush for 15 minutes
  4. Do not leave the patient

Medical Emergencies 542 – 2111

  1. Bleeding
  2. Unconsciousness
  3. Unknown situations
  • OSHA - Protection of the workers and persons
  • EPA - Protection of the Environment

Building and Fire
Housekeeping Practices

  • Proper storage and labeling of materials.
  • Elimination of Trip and Fall Hazard
  • No accumulation of dust and paper
  • Keep the area clean
    • Best way to avoid citation

Food and Beveragesimage

Not permitted in any facilitywith chemicals, paints, oils etc.
Proper Clothing and Personal Protective Equipment

 

When using chemicals, thinners...

    • No shorts/skirts
    • No open toe shoes/sandals
    1. Safety Glasses – Impact
    2. Safety Goggles – Chemicals/Liquids

imageChemicals and Hazardous Waste

Must be...

    1. Capped/Covered
    2. Labeled
      • Contents
      • Hazardous Waster
      • Hazard
      • Secondary Contaminate

Material Safety Data Sheets

Must Know...

  1. What they are for
  2. Where they are located

Nothing Goes Down the Drain

    1. Fume Hoods
    2. Slot Hoods
    3. Paint Spray Booth

Respiratory Protection

If respirators are required...

  1. Medical Exam
  2. Pulmonary Function Test
  3. Fit Tests
  4. Dust Masks

Hazardous Material Response

  • Get to a safe Area – 2111
  • Tell persons on the way out
  • Spill Clean-up
  • Personal Injury

Photography and Darkrooms

  • Fixers
  • Stop baths and Developers

Material Brought into the facility

  • Must be approved of by instructor
  • Must have MSDS

Sinks – Nothing goes down Drain
Universal Waste

  • Batteries
  • Computer Monitors
  • Light Bulbs ( except incandescent)

Facility Inspectors
Web page – For more information click here.