Laboratory safety is an important concern in any industry that deals with hazardous materials, laboratory testing, research and development, and other critical components of product development and manufacturing processes. In sectors such as manufacturing, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals – where chemicals, laboratory equipment and testing machines are an integral part of daily work – a constant focus on safety is essential for several reasons:
• Health and well-being of laboratory and facility staff, including yourself
• Protection and integrity for tests, procedures and devices
• Reputation and trust in institutions
In the following resource, we delve deeper into the importance of laboratory safety in each of these areas.
This infographic was created by Technical Safety Services, providers of cleanroom testing and certification