Detailed and comprehensive science safety manual! More than 400 information-packed pages describe and explain the rules, policies, and procedures that will help you improve safety in your school. The author, Dr. Linda Stroud, founder of Science Safety Consulting Services, offers advice and recommendations based on 34 years of experience in science education and safety training. Includes the following topics: • Right-to-know Laws, fire and safety codes, negligence and liability • Personal protective equipment and its proper use • Chemical procurement, handling, labeling, and storage • Chemical and biological hazardous waste disposal• Appropriate use of glassware, hardware, and laboratory equipment • Common laboratory safety hazards • Fire and electrical safety hazards • NFPA Fire Rating System and labeling requirements • Prudent laboratory practices • First aid policies and procedures • How to conduct a Laboratory Assessment Written in clear, concise, and easy-to-understand language, this manual features simple, practical solutions for common laboratory safety problems. A must-have reference for every science teacher and school administrator! 3rd edition, 408 pages, 8½” x 11”, spiral-bound.