Third Annual Safety Week: May 13th – May 17th
Monday, May 13th
Suggest and Digest: 8:00-10:00 am in CLSL Atrium
Provide the JST and DCGSAC with any feedback you may have!
Sign up for DRS waste facility tour
Opening Presentations 2:00 – 3:00 pm in Noyes 217
JST Opening Remarks
Joint presentation by DRS and the Urbana Fire Dept.
Title: “Laboratory Emergencies: Working Together for a Safe Outcome”
Speakers: Jeremy Leevey (UFD), Brian Meschewski (DRS)
Wednesday, May 15th
Seminar by Dr. Kevin Howard in Noyes 217 at 4:00-5:00 pm
Title: “Conducting Research and Development Safely EVERY DAY of Your Professional Career”
ABSTRACT: Safety is paramount in the professional life of every chemist, chemical engineer, material scientist, biologist, and physicist. Reflecting upon his 30-year career in industrial research, Dr. Howard will share key safety factors to help the audience go home safely each and every day of work throughout their careers. The presentation will be interwoven with personal experiences and observations.
Kevin’s slides are available! UIUC Safety Presentation 05152019
Thursday, May 16th
Field trips to DRS waste facility – must be signed up
Morning field trip from 10:00 – 11:30 am (8 person max)
Afternoon field trip from 1:00 – 2:30 pm (8 person max)
Friday, May 17th
Safety BBQ, Vender Show, Fire Extinguisher Training
All events outside of North RAL: Starting at 5:00 pm