ASSIGNMENT I - SAFETY EXERCISE

 

Name________________________ Phone #_________ Dana ID_________ Student ID______________ Date_____

Course #:  CHM  130L   151L   152L   230L   235L   238L   320L  338L   425L   442L   450L   460L  Section Letter___

                                                (Circle one of the above course numbers)

Current or Last Math Course Taken (college or high school)_______________________  Month/Year Taken______

The following assignment/exercise must be completed and handed in to your TA before leaving lab today. You

 may lose your place in lab and would have to drop the lab course if your TA doesn't get this sheet.

1. What personal protective safety device is absolutely mandatory in the chemistry laboratory?              Why?

 

 

2. In the space below draw a diagram of your laboratory room which identifies the location of (attach paper if you wish);

a) all lab benches and ID your work area   b) eye washes and eye wash station   c) safety shower   d) fire extinguisher(s)

e) fume hood(s)     f) exits    g) any obstacles    h) reagents    i) hazardous waste bottles    j) first aid kit    k) lost & found

 l) right to know station    m) spill kit

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

And in the hallway;

l) fire alarm pull stations      m) AED     n) phone      o) exits      p) fire extinguisher (s)    q) shower room     r) stockroom

 

 

 

 

 

3.  Close your eyes and try to face the safety shower.  Are you facing in the right direction? ___________ 

Could you locate the safety shower with your eyes closed?_______  What type of situations would this simulate?

 

 

4.  What are the four main types of chemical hazards and their indicator colors?

 

5.  What is the proper action if a corrosive chemical gets on your hand?

 

 

                In your eye?

 

 

                All over your leg?

 

 

6.  Describe the chemical hazards of a chemical with a hazard code of 3421:                                     

 

 

7.    How do you dispose of broken glass?

8.    Number to contact campus security on house phone in hallway. ___________ On your cell phone__________

9.  Where should your lab chair be whenever you are not sitting in it? ____________________________________

10. What is the withdrawal/drop deadline________?  What must be done before the lab course is dropped?

11. Calculator Check:  Adding 1.45347821   +  1.00000000 should  =  2.45347821  ( if not see your TA).

12. Health Concerns (circle or fill in blank please)

   a. Are you colorblind?    yes   no              b. Allergic to___________________________________.

   c. Do you wear contacts?    yes   no        d. List other medical conditions below (optional, see TA or Instructor)