Laboratory Safety


Auburn University Risk Management and Safety provides guidance and training on laboratory safety.

Auburn University offers a number of safety courses that may be taken online at Auburn University Risk Management and Safety Online Safety Courses

Courses related to safety in physics labs are:

  • Back Safety and Lifting
  • Fire Hazard
  • Hand and Power Tool Safety
  • Lab Safety
  • Ladder Safety
  • Laser Safety
  • Slips, Trips, and Falls
  • Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure 

Auburn University also provides Seminar type training (Contact 844-4870 to schedule)

  • Basic Lab Safety
  • Fire Extinguisher Use
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal

Chemical Usage and Safety

Laser Safety

 Radiation Safety