All Things Lab Safety


Feb. 10, 2020, 10am to 12pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

SU 211


Risk Management & Safety (RMS) staff will cover lab safety precautions and hazards to avoid. This training meets OSHA requirements and is only required once for researchers. Introduction given by Julie Bertoia, Lab Safety Manager. Training session led by George Fratus, RSM Environmental Management & Lab Safety Manager.

Learning Objectives: By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Understand the mechanics of lab safety

  • Learn about the different hazards that can occur in a lab

  • Become familiar with the various lab equipment and how to safely conduct research in a lab

  • Learn about the required precautions when conducting research in a lab


  1.  Julie Bertoia, Lab Safety Manager

  2. George Fratus, RSM Environmental Management & Lab Safety Manager

Admission Information

This workshop is open to UNLV undergraduate  and graduate students. Please RSVP at least 24 hours in advance for the workshop.

The Office of Undergraduate Research is using Event Pass for all events and workshops. Please follow the instructions below to generate an Event Pass QR code:

  1. Visit and signing in with your ACE account
  2. Click on the profile icon in the top right, and choose Event Pass
  3. Save the QR code to your Apple Wallet, Google Pay, or photos
  4. Have your QR code ready to be scanned prior to arriving to the workshop


Contact Information

Office of Undergraduate Research
Rafael Oganesyan

External Sponsor

Office of Undergraduate Research