Laboratory Safety: Using ANSI Material Safety Data Sheets in the Laboratory
- Course Format
Video On Demand
- Video Format
- Standard Definition Wide
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- Android, Chrome, Internet Explorer 9, Internet Explorer 10, FireFox, Safari Mac OS, Safari iOS, Blackberry
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- Lesson Bookmarking
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Performing work in a laboratory requires the use of chemicals and hazardous materials; it also requires the use of safety precautions to reduce the risk of these materials creating a dangerous situation. This online training video teaches employees working with hazardous materials in a lab the importance of reading and understanding the information contained in the Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).
This video course details the different types of information contained in the MSDS. This includes the substances Hazardous Ingredients and Physical Data. The Physical Data component of the MSDS gives instructions for identifying a chemical and provides ignition temperature and fire control measures for the substance. The online video discusses the Reactivity and Safety Measures and the Accident and First Aid sections of the MSDS. These sections help prevent dangerous reactions, explosions, and serious injuries. These sections also prepare workers to properly clean up spills and apply basic first aid.
This online course helps laboratory workers recognize the risks associated with hazardous materials by learning how to read Material Safety Data Sheets. Using MSDS correctly is a critical piece of creating a safe working environment in your laboratory.
This course is in the Video On Demand format, to read about Video On Demand features click here.
- Install on any SCORM LMS
- Full-screen video presentation
- Print certificate and wallet card
- You have 60 days to complete the course