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Good Laboratory Practice Handbook


Personal hygiene


Accident Procedure

For injury with a sharp implement that breaks the skin:

For spillage onto skin

For splash into eyes:

Seek medical advice if there is any possibility of contamination/contact  with biological agents.

Complete accident report form in accident book

Storage and transport of hazardous substances


Gas cylinders

Electrophoresis equipment

Electrical equipment

Lifting, moving and carrying heavy objects

Disposal of hazardous waste

All other hazardous wastes should be stored in suitable containers that are clearly labelled until uplift by waste technician/contractor.