Safety

Emergency Contacts
Emergencies-chemical, biological, radiation, fire, police, medical 911
432 4400
Building Emergencies (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) 432 3916
432 6888
Chemistry Safety Liason (Paula Castagna) 737 2124

Safety Contacts
Yale Escort Service 432 9255
Yale minibus 432 6330
Yale Environmental Health & Safety (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) 785 3555
Yale Police 432 4400
Yale University Security 785 5555
New Haven Police 946 6316
Yale University Health Services 432 0123

Useful Links Safety Training Chemical Safety in the Laboratory is an online safety training course. This course must be completed by all graduate students, postdoctorals, technicians, and research associates before initiating laboratory work.

Biosafety Training This training covers work practices, safety equipment and facility requirements used to work safely at Biosafety Levels 1 and 2.

Radiation Safety Training A mandatory two part training course is required for personnel working with radioactive material or frequenting an area where radioactive materials are stored or used.

Waste Management
Includes pick-up request forms (Chemical, Biological & Radiation)

Hazardous Materials Shipping
MSDS Information & Links
Chemistry Department Safety Manual
University's Chemical Hygiene Plan
Proper handling of Chemical Hazardous Waste
Biological Safety Manual
Radiation Safety Manual
Laser Safety Manual
Yale Office of Environmental Health and Safety (OEHS)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)