Laboratory Safety Videos


Videos from EHS

The following are training videos created by EHS. These videos should be used to complement other EHS training materials.

Waste Management Biohazard Box Packaging Instructions (1:47 minutes)
This video demonstrates the required packing instructions for a Waste Management Biohazard Box.

Waste Management Medical Waste Container/Bin Instructions (2:13 minutes)
This video demonstrates the required packing instructions for a Waste Management Medical Waste Container.

Other Reference Videos

The following are various chemical safety instructional videos found around the web. These videos were not created by EHS and may contain information that is contradicted by current EHS protocols. These videos should not be used to satisfy any EHS training requirement, but should only be viewed as a general reference source.

Lessons Learned: Safety in the Laboratory (60:58 minutes)
This video outlines lessons learned after a recent laboratory incident on the University of Missouri campus.

Art Safety - a six step process (20:23 minutes)
This video outlines general safety procedures that should be followed in an art studio, and the importance of knowing the hazards of the materials and equipment handled.

Cleaning Up a Small Oil Spill (2:57 minutes)
This video demonstrates the proper procedure for cleaning up a small oil spill.

Chemical Bottle Transport Accident (41 seconds)
This video demonstrates how to safely transport chemical containers in laboratory settings.

EPA Multimedia Inspection (55:02 minutes)
This video was produced by the EPA and attempts to demonstrate a "typical" EPA multimedia inspection of a college campus.

Learning Science Safely (16:08 minutes)
Learning Science Safely uses realistic classroom scenarios to walk undergraduates through a chemistry lab. Students will learn about coming to class prepared and the life-saving importance of following instructions and adhering to safe procedures and responsible behavior. The program is geared to students with little or no experience in a science lab.

Pyrophoric Liquids (12:02 minutes)
This video demonstrates how to safely work with pyrophoric liquids.