Shop Safety

EHS&RM has established safe work practices for working in any academic machine shop or facility machine shop. Failure to follow safety guidelines may result in injury to yourself and others. It is your responsibility to be informed of the hazards and understand how to mitigate risks for a safe operation. Please see the following links for information on hazard assessment shop safety guidelines, training requirements for working in most shops.

Please report any injury, broken or damaged tools and abnormal equipment to your supervisor. Always think safety and strictly follow shop safety guidelines and your supervisor. If you are unsure of how to operate equipment, stop and ask your supervisor for help. Please contact EHS&RM for any additional information or assistance.