Safety

Who to Call in an Emergency

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Life-threatening:

Call 911 from any phone

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Non life-threatening:

Call campus police at 608.264.2677

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Building repairs:

Call Physical Plant department at 608.263.3333

If after business hours, press 0 to talk to a live operator.

 

Getting Started with Research: Required Safety Training

Anyone who wishes to participate in research in the UW-Madison Department of Chemistry must first complete appropriate safety training. This training may include (1) Chemistry Department in-person or online safety training; (2) in-person training offered by UW-Madison Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S); and (3) lab-specific safety training conducted by your research group's Chemical Hygiene Officer (CHO), your principal investigator (PI), and/or a designated graduate student or postdoc. Talk to your PI and CHO to find out what safety training is required in your research group.

Incident Reports

Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)