Online training: Fire Safety in the Laboratory
Date: on request
Duration: 1 hour
Participation fee: There is no cost to bring this program into your firm or meeting.
Architects, engineers, specifiers, project managers, owners and design professionals as well as Environmental, Health and Safety professionals
Laboratories contain many hazards including flammable chemicals.
Flammable chemicals in the laboratory can be classified as three distinct types; Gases, Liquids and Solids.
Flammable chemicals and the correct understanding and storage of them is essential to keep the building, occupants and assets of the building safe.
Although perceived as very complex, fire safety in the laboratory can be narrowed to understanding the fire triangle and limiting one or more sides of the triangle with proper techniques and storage.
This program is basic and meets the needs of professionals at every experience level.
- Understanding the fire triangle to enhance the safety of the occupants of the laboratory
- Using ventilation to reduce the chances of fire, explosion and exposure to the chemicals
- Segregation and storage of chemicals per the Global Harmonized Systems and the MSDS sheets of each
- Education and empowerment to provide fire protection
For more information contact our hazardous chemical storage experts!