Join Public Safety and the Office of Environmental Health and Radiation Safety (EHRS) for the Dare to Be Aware Safety Fair. Representatives from around Penn will present to answer questions about office ergonomics, personal safety, gender inequity, recycling, proper PPE, laboratory waste, rDNA registrations, training compliance, animal protocols, dangerous goods shipments, export controls, and more. In the weeks leading up to the Safety Fair, EHRS will host two contests.
EHRS is calling for employees to submit a short three-minute or less video creatively presenting how safety is practiced in your lab. Submissions must be uploaded to YouTube no later than Monday, Oct. 20. Submission form and photograph authorization and release waiver should be emailed to email@example.com. Submissions will then be linked to the EHRS at Penn Facebook page where the Penn community can vote on the best video from October 20-27.
EHRS is also announcing a lab coat decorating contest. To enter, decorate a lab coat, wear it, and submit a photo to EHRS at firstname.lastname@example.org. A gift card will be presented to the creator of the winning coat. All entries must be received by Oct. 30.
Vernon and Shirley Hill Pavilion Lobby, 380 S. University Ave. Info: www.ehrs.upenn.edu/safetyfair.