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Title: BASICS OF LABORATORY SAFETY


1
BASICS OF LABORATORY SAFETY
  • Introduction to Microbiology Laboratory
  • Donna C. Sullivan, PhD

2
Before Beginning Any Laboratory Exercise
  • Know the dangers associated with all materials
    you will use in this laboratory exercise
  • Know the proper way of using all the materials
    provided for the exercise
  • Know all the protective measures you must use
    during the exercise

3
Personal Protection
  • Wear an apron or lab coat in the proper manner
  • Wear gloves in the proper manner
  • Wear a face shield in the proper manner

4
Personal Protection
  • Tie long hair neatly at the back of the neck
  • Wear shoes that enclose your entire feet

5
Emergency Procedures
  • Know where all exit doors are located
  • If a reagent splashes onto your face or eyes,
    wash your face at the eyewash station for several
    minutes

6
Emergency Procedures
  • If an irritating or harmful reagent splashes onto
    your body, use the emergency shower to wash your
    body for several minutes
  • Know where the fire extinguisher and fire blanket
    are located

7
Emergency Procedures
  • If a reagent spills onto the workbench or floor,
    notify the instructor immediately for cleanup
    instructions.
  • If a glass container gets broken, notify the
    instructor immediately for cleanup instructions.
  • Report all accidents, injuries and close calls
    immediately to the instructor.

8
Good Laboratory Conduct
  • Follow all instructions
  • Do not play in the laboratory
  • Do not use any laboratory equipment until you
    are told to do so
  • Do not perform any laboratory procedure until you
    are told to do so

9
Good Laboratory Conduct
  • Do not bring food, beverages or tobacco products
    into the laboratory
  • Do not apply cosmetics in the laboratory
  • Do not eat or drink in the laboratory
  • Restrain loose clothing and jewelry

10
Before You Leave The Laboratory
  • Clean your workbench with disinfectant at the
    beginning and at the end of the laboratory
    exercise
  • Leave all equipment, samples and reagents in the
    lab
  • Leave your lab coat (apron) in the lab
  • Wash your hands with soap and water

11
COMPOUND MICROSCOPE
12
COMPOUND MICROSCOPE
13
COMPOUND MICROSCOPE
14
COMPOUND MICROSCOPE
15
Compound Light Microscope
16
Using the Microscope
  • To carry the microscope grasp the microscopes arm
    with one hand. Place your other hand under the
    base.
  • Place the microscope on a table with the arm
    toward you.
  • Turn the coarse adjustment knob to raise the body
    tube.
  • Revolve the nosepiece until the low-power
    objective lens clicks into place.

17
Total Magnification
18
PREPARING WET MOUNTS
19
PREPARING WET MOUNT
20
ADJUSTING MICROSCOPE
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