General Safety Training at the. October 2011. Slide Show Setup. This presentation is setup to advance each slide after a number of seconds. If you need to advance the slide forward manually use the right arrow key To go back or re-read a slide use the left arrow key to go back. .
BLUE FLASHING LIGHT
designated Rally Point!
White Flashing Light
Always evacuate when you hear the fire alarm!
Please make a note of your rally point number!
Feel free to stop by EHS department
to access an MSDS!
gowning rooms, pass
though, PPE cabinets and
Fines range from thousands of dollars to hundreds of thousands of dollars
Areas that pose potential for >5 mrem in any one hour at 30 cm due to certain gamma emitters are also posted as “Caution-Radiation Area”
What controls are in place to protect me?
Gamma and X-rays
Seek medical attention, if you feel pain in exposed areas OR your skin has turned white
When transporting dewars the following aspects should be taken into consideration:
When handling LN2 (or any other cryogen) always:
LOTO is to protect yourself from hazardous energies by isolating the source from accidentally being turned on.
Any unauthorized person who operates a valve, switch, or device to which LOTO tags and/or locks are attached or removes LOTO tags or labels which are not their own, will be subject to immediate disciplinary action.
Each person must have their own lock and tag!
Image credit: State of WA-WISHA Services
Now let’s summarize……