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JULY SAFETY ALERTS

INCIDENTS AT UCL

There were two significant incidents at UCL this month

  1. A student was injured when a glass viewing port shattered in an Ultra High Vacuum System
  2. A winchester of waste chemical exploded in a chemical cabinet damaging other bottles leading to a significant spill

Both incidents are being investigated and 'lessons learnt' will be reported in next months issue

LEGISLATIVE CHANGES AND UPDATES

CHANGES TO UCLs SAFETY POLICY, OBJECTIVES & GUIDANCE

  1. Basic Fire Safety E-Learning module now available. Find out more..........
  2. The Summer construction work programme is underway. Any concerns.......
  3. New Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) hub launched on SafetyNET. More..........
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