Safety Updates


  • Get new people trained
  • Label all chemicals and waste completely
  • Training needed to ship on Dry Ice
  • Deal with visitors politely, but firmly
  • No pets on beach


  • security will be changing
  • electricity and seawater
  • gas cylinders, LN2, dishwasshing, autoclaves, DI water
  • labeling, refrigerators & flammables


  • Proper labels are critical to safety and good science
  • Having confidential emergency information on file with Judy could save your life
  • Next to every telephone is a world readable link to the safety website, that then has a link to the internal website.


  • Globally Harmonized System for hazard icons and communication.
  • Good housekeeping be conscious of clutter, packing peanuts and rest rooms.
  • Uninvited guests are not welcome at Hopkins. (people and critters).
  • IT Security has been stepped up.
  • Only rain down the storm drain.


  • Use full labels on chemicals.
  • Give Chris fluorescent bulbs for disposal.
  • Mold on cardboard in refrigerators and cold rooms
  • Blocking eyewashes and safety showers
  • Spill control
  • ASBS presentation by George Somero


  • Use full labels on chemicals.
  • Give Chris fluorescent bulbs for disposal.
  • Only John Lee can give shop safety BEFORE use in the shop
  • The culture of safety is changing at universities and research institutions


  • Don't be a lab hoarder as it endangers exit and use of your lab
  • Check electrical cords on old refrigerators and freezers
  • Please conserve seawater use. Only use as much as needed.
  • State Water Board is mandating changes in water use practices
  • Some web pages have been made more accessible for Mobile device use.


  • The Big Bang Elevator epsidode - see if you can find all the safety problems
  • The Basic Safety Worksheet has been revised. Now need 100% to pass.
  • Shipping items on dry ice, a hazardous substance
  • Must do Biosafety training to have media autoclaved
  • Location of First Aid and major trauma kits
  • Shop Safety to be instituted


  • Property Management
  • Saving Power
  • Labeling
  • H1N1
  • Keep Aisle Ways Clear


  • Plugs and Cords
  • Refuge and Marine Mammals
  • Fume Hoods
  • Lab Safety Notebooks
  • Doors and Gates


  • Animals in ASBS
  • Biohazards
  • Clutter Control
  • Network Use
  • Chemicals


  • Cryogens
  • Animal Pathogens
  • eWaste
  • Clutter Control
  • California Water Board Rules


  • Extension Cord Safety
  • Shop Training
  • Liquid Waste
  • Dry Waste
  • Waste Locations
  • Biohazards
  • Dry Date - Computers
  • Diving/Boating/Refuge
  • Recycling Area
  • Automated External Defibrillator [AED]


  • Routes of Exposure
  • Stanford Cited by SC county
  • Hazardous and Contaminated Materials
  • Everyone Gets Trained [no training = no keys]
  • Automated External Defibrillator [AED]
  • Lockup 8:30 Every Night
  • HMS Documentation Project
  • Wet Data -80 Freezers
  • Dry Data - Computers

Last modified Tue, 31 Oct, 2017 at 11:27