Safety at Applied Research Center Core Labs

ARC Core Labs Laboratory Safety (All potential equipment users, including users from William & Mary, other colleges and universities, and private or public corporations and organizations, must watch this PowerPoint prior to requesting a reservation for equipment at the ARC Core Labs.) 


JLab EH&S Information
JLab Web-Based Training

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

W&M Safety Resources

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
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Safe Science Course

Required Training for ARC Core Labs:

General Employee Radiation Training (GERT )
EH&S Orientation (SAF100)
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)

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 Program

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