Safety at Applied Research Center Core Labs

ARC Core Labs Employee Safety Guidelines


JLab EH&S Information
JLab Web-Based Training

Required training for ARC labs

General Employee Radiation Training (GERT )
EH&S Orientation (SAF100)
Safety Procedures for W&M labs at the ARC (ppt)
Security Awareness
Users Safety & Security Awareness Training

Additional certifications and forms may be required for specialized procedures or conditions.

Oxygen Deficiency Hazards (SAF103)

Respiratory Medical Evaluation Forms

Medical Evaluation Form (pdf)
Respirator User Fit Check (pdf)
Respirator Cleaning Procedures (pdf)

Laser Safety Requirements

Laser safety classes are held on Thursdays at 1:30 p.m. in trailer 35. Contact Patty Hunt, x7039, to sign up or schedule a special class session.
FEL Program
Laser Eye Examination
FEL Laser Safety Operating Procedures

Parental / Guardian Consent for Emergency Medical Treatment of Minors (pdf)

W&M Safety References (doc)

Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Hazardous Waste Management and Pollution Prevention Program (doc)
Chemical Hygiene Plan (doc)
Hazard Communication Program (doc)
Laboratory Safety
Fire and Life Safety Program (doc)
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Safe Science Course

Regulatory Agencies

Virginia Department of Labor & Industry (VAOSHA)
Federal OSHA
Environmental Protection Agency
Virginia Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Department of Health

Health and Safety Reference Sites

NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Consumer Product Safety Commission
National Fire Protection Association
Asbestos and Lead Info: University of Minnesota
University of Virginia Ergonomics Guidelines
VIMS Office of Safety and Environmental Programs