Lab Safety (report broken link)

USC Emergency Response (pdf)

Emergency Notification Protocol: Injuries and Incidents

  1. Call DPS UPC  (213) 740-4321; HSC (323) 442-1000.

  2. Call EH&S (323) 442-2200. 

  3. Notify your supervisor and HR Partner.

  4. Follow further instructions on the Workers' Compensation website.

Injury and Illness Prevention Plan (IIPP) https://ehs.usc.edu/occhealth/injury-prevention/iipp/

Non-Emergency Injury & Illness Reporting (pdf)

Workers’ compensation https://benefits.usc.edu/timeoff/workers-comp/

EHS - Environmental Health & Safety

EHS Fact Sheets https://ehs.usc.edu/fact-sheets/

EHS Assistant (EHSA) https://ehs.usc.edu/research/manage/ehsa/

Biological Safety

BBP, Bloodborne Pathogens

 
 
Chemical Safety

MSDS / SDS

 
Training

Level 1 - Basic lab animal care and use training

Level 2 - Rodent Reproduction and Colony Management

Level 3 - Techniques Training (hands-on of Injections, Blood collection, Tumor study guidelines, and Gavage)

Level 4 - Anesthesia, Analgesia, surgical skills, and aseptic technique

Other Training Materials (OneDrive -USC)
  • General Lab Safety Manual

  • BBP and Biosafety, 2010

  • BBP Annual Refresher, 2015

  • Biosafety BMBL 5th Ed, CDC

  • Biosafety 3rd Ed, WHO

  • IBC Bio Inventory

  • Risk Groups and Biosafety Levels

  • Chemical - Campus Rgulated Carcinogen List

  • Chemical - Carcinogen IARC, 2017

  • Chemical - Abbreviations (excel)

  • Chemical - Acutely Hazardous Waste

  • Chemical - IACUC Hazardous Chemical Index (20160706, excel)

  • Chemical - California Prop 65

  • Chemical - Inventory Instructions

 
 
Hazardous Materials, https://ehs.usc.edu/hazmat/