|Laboratory spills containment and response policy|
|Date of Approval
|Author and Lead
||Mr Mike Wetherell, CLES Biological Safety Officer, University of Exeter
||The University is committed to ensuring the health, safety and welfare of all staff, students and visitors. This Standard aims to define the responsibilities for compliance and management of this policy within the College for the purpose of carrying out teaching, experiments and research.
||This policy deals with the spillage of items within the laboratory environment. This policy should be used in conjunction with, amongst others, the disposal to drain of potentially harmful substances. This policy deals with the general responses expected from the college, issues with any spill not covered within this policy should be directed to the college safety office.
||Laboratory Spills Containment and Response Policy
||HSE Emergency Response/ Spills Control
|Responsibility for implementation
||College and Professional Services