Introduction and General Administration

Laboratory Safety at the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) is a multi faceted program managed by Georgia Tech Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) and includes programs in Biological Safety, Chemical Safety, Hazardous Materials Management, Fire and Life Safety, General Safety, and Radiological Safety. Program elements include but are not limited to: Fume Hood Certifications, Biosafety Cabinet Certifications, Laboratory Inspections, Laboratory Self Inspections, Industrial Hygiene, Laser Safety, High Magnetic Field Safety, and other programs addressed in this Laboratory Safety Manual.  Questions or concerns about safety in Georgia Tech Laboratories can be directed to the Environmental Health and Safety Personnel at 404-894-4635 or EHS Contact List.