Codes of Practice and guidance documents produced by the Health and Safety Department which are relevant to work within Laboratories (mainly Chemical) or Workshops within the University.
Following Code of Practice CS CoP001 Laboratory hygiene will minimise risk to laboratory users.
Good laboratory practice
The object of Code of Practice CS CoP002 Good laboratory practice is to provide a standard for good laboratory practice when working with chemicals rather than attempt to be specific regarding either substances or procedures.
Please also ensure you have read and understood all the Codes of Practice relating to chemical hazards.
Instruction, supervision and training
Guidance on instruction, supervision and training required when working in chemical laboratories is available in the Hazardous Substances section - Instruction, supervision and training.