Lab Safety Committee Policies & Procedures
The Laboratory Safety Committee annually reviews and approves the Chemical Hygiene Plan, reviews the EHS High Hazard Chemical Program and Chemical Information Sheets, and reviews the Field Safety Research guidelines.
Chemical Hygiene Plan
Describes the laboratory policies, practices, procedures, equipment, and facilities to ensure safe and compliant work with chemicals in laboratories at both BU campuses. All new laboratory members must read, and all laboratories must have access to a current copy. The plan is reviewed and approved by the Lab Safety Committee.
EHS High Hazard Chemical Program
Field Safety Research Guidelines
Personal Protection Equipment in Laboratories Policy
Describes the minimum requirements for the use of PPE during BU laboratory activities. The plan is reviewed and approved by the Lab Safety Committee.