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Safety and Rules of the Lab

1,GGLB:1969-53,GGLB:en%26sa%3DNLab Safety Rules

2,GGLB:1969-53,GGLB:en%26sa%3DNSafety Symbols

Know safety symbolsThey appear in your laboratory activitiesThey will alert you to possible dangersThey will remind you to work carefully3 Your HeadExercise Caution and Good JudgmentFollow all instructions given by the teacher Notify the teacher immediately regarding any accident or unsafe areas

4Use Your HeadRead lab instructions ahead of time Always follow lab procedures exactlyNever do an unauthorized experiment

5Protect YourselfEye SafetyWear safety goggles when working with chemicals, flames, or heating devices or if possibility of flying debris

If you wear contact lenses let your teacher know

6,GGLB:1969-53,GGLB:en%26sa%3DNProtect YourselfEye Safety

In case of emergency in which a chemical goes into ones eye, use the eyewash station Flush in water for 15 mins. and notify the teacher

7,GGLB:1969-53,GGLB:en%26sa%3DNProtect YourselfProper Attire Keep all long hair tied backDo not wear loose clothing that could catch on fire

Foot wear that completely covers the foot is required

8,GGLB:1969-53,GGLB:en%26sa%3DN,GGLB:1969-53,GGLB:en%26sa%3DNProtect YourselfHand Safety

If a chemical spills on your skin, notify the teacher and rinse with water for 15 minutesWash hands after every lab

Handle glassware, sharp tools and heated containers carefully


Protect YourselfHand Safety


Sharp Objects

When using knifes or other sharp objects always walk with the points

Always cut away from fingers and bodyAlways carry sharp objects with points and tips facing down and away Never try to catch falling sharp instrumentsGrasp sharp instruments only by the handles 11,GGLB:1969-53,GGLB:en%26sa%3DN

Sharp Objects

When using knifes or other sharp objects always walk with the points

When using knifes or other sharp objects always walk with the points

Notify teacher if you get cut Broken glass and sharp objects do not go in trash cansTeacher will clean up broken glass12,GGLB:1969-53,GGLB:en%26sa%3DN

Electrical SafetyOnly electrical plugs are to be placed into an electrical outletUnplug electrical equipment after useKeep all electrical cords, wires, and appliances away from water


Physical Safety

Handle all equipment carefully Do not place a cord wheresomeone can trip over it Push all stools in out of the wayKeep books picked up out of walking isles


Heating Safety

Tie back hair and looseclothes when workingwith open flamesNever look into a container as you are heating itNever point the end of a test tube being heated at yourself or othersNever heat in a closed container

15Heating Safety

Never leave a heat source unattended Heated metal and glass looks cool, use tongs or gloves before handling Do not place hot glassware directly on lab desk or in cold water

16Chemical Safety

Read all labels twice before removing a chemical from the container

Only use the type and amount of chemicalinstructed to useNever touch, taste, or smell a chemical unless instructed by the teacher Never mix chemicals unless instructed to do so


Chemical Safety

Transfer chemicals carefully!Keep lids on chemical con


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