Laboratory & Research Safety

Faculty and students who work in scientific laboratories are exposed to many kinds of hazards.  And, unlike most workplaces, laboratories involve a greater variety of possible hazards than do most workplaces.  Practices that are deemed good safety practices common to all William & Mary laboratory operations are provided at the links below.

University Chemical Hygiene Plan (CHP) - covers core safety issues common to most labs.  Laboratory Standard Operating Procedures - lab-specific CHPs are complementary to the University CHP.

Useful Links

William & Mary Sponsored Programs

University EH&S Links