Lessons Learned at UC Berkeley

Accidental Mixing of Bleach and Acid

Bolt and Brace Your Shop Equipment

Discovery of an Old Container of Potentially Explosive Chemical

Employee Receives Electrical Shock

Employee's Toes Crushed by Falling Compressed Gas Cylinder

Ethanol Fire Burns Researcher

Exploding Cylinder in Garbage

Explosion of Concentrated Hydrofluoric Acid Waste Solution

Exposure to Bromine During a Laboratory Refrigerator Clean-up

Exposure to Poisonous Chemicals Due to Improper Storage and Unsafe Work Practices

Exposure to Poisonous Chemicals Due to Improper Storage and Unsafe Work Practices - See more at: http://dev-ehs.pantheon.berkeley.edu/exposure-poisonous-chemicals-due-im...
Exposure to Poisonous Chemicals Due to Improper Storage and Unsafe Work Practices - See more at: http://dev-ehs.pantheon.berkeley.edu/exposure-poisonous-chemicals-due-im...

Fire Hazard with Immersion Water Heaters

Forklift Rollover

Glass Reactor Over-pressurization Causes Serious Injury to Grad Student Researcher

Improper Hazardous Material Disposal

Improper Labeling Causes Injury from Acid Spray

Improperly Vented Experiment Causes Explosion and Burns

Injury Caused by High Voltage Capacitor Discharge

Glass Reactor Over-pressurization Causes Serious Injury to Grad Student Researcher - See more at: http://dev-ehs.pantheon.berkeley.edu/glass-reactor-over-pressurization-c...

Lab Fire Caused By Hotplate Heating Oil Bath That Injured Researcher

Ladder Fall Results in $19,125 Fine and Serious Injury

Laser Safety in Research Laboratories

Missing Guard on Incubator Fan Injures Post Doc

Needlestick from Regular Trash

Oleylamine Chemical Burn

Paper Cutter Guards

Peroxide Explosion Injures Campus Researcher

Pressurized Dewar Cap is Blown Off and Causes Minor Injury

Pressurized Dewar Cap is Blown Off and Causes Minor Injury - See more at: http://dev-ehs.pantheon.berkeley.edu/lesson-learned-pressurized-dewar-ca...
Pressurized Dewar Cap is Blown Off and Causes Minor Injury - See more at: http://dev-ehs.pantheon.berkeley.edu/lesson-learned-pressurized-dewar-ca...

Reseacher Smells Toxic Fluorine Gas When Changing Out Gas Cylinder

Severe Finger Injury from Wedding Ring

Severe Finger Injury from Wedding Ring
Severe Finger Injury from Wedding Ring
Accidental Mixing of Bleach and AcidAccidental Mixing of Bleach and Acid
Accidental Mixing of Bleach and Acid