7/30/2014 - Update on the Explosion Injures University of Minnesota Graduate Assistant in a chemistry lab explosion. The Graduate Student reached into the fume hood with no PPE donned. See more at: The Safety Zone.
6/20/2014 - Update on the UCLA Sheri Sangji fatality case. Principal Investigator Patrick Harran has reached an agreement to pay a $10,000 fine and numerous hours of community service. Read more here.
6/19/2014 - Explosion Injures University of Minnesota Graduate Assistant in a chemistry lab explosion. The Graduate Student was working in a fume hood on an experiment when an explosion occured sending him to the hospital and into surgery. See more at: The Safety Zone.
2/17/2014 - Yoke Snaphooks Recall: Particular Fall Protection Yoke Snaphook manufactured by MSA potentially lacks a critical rivet. If you use MSA Yoke Snaphooks, please contact our office (994-1675). Information may be found at: Yoke Recall Website.
12/15/2013 - Stopping the Rainbow Demonstrations: Rainbow demonstrations with flammable solventshave numerous risks, and the Amercian Chemical Society announces its release to end the demonstrations and injuries. Read more here. Additionally, another incident occurred in the New York City School District with the same experiment.
11/20/2013 - SRM Winter Advisory: Safety and Risk Management releases an annual winter advisory for the upcoming season. See the advisory here.
11/19/2013 - Viking Refrigerator Recall: Product potentially catches fire. See more information on the CPSC website.