Trainings & Safety

Health and Safety:

GS Emergency Evacuation & Operations Plan
GS Health and Safety Plan
Workplace Injury Procedures
Setting Up a New Lab: Environmental Health & Safety Info

UW Employees and Volunteers as Mandated Reporters of Suspected Child Abuse

Required Trainings:

Biosafety Training - Renew every three years

Biosafety training is mandatory for all staff who come in contact with any form of recombinant DNA (including transgenic animals and plants), pathogenic microorganisms, human / non-human primate tissues (including cell lines), or other biohazardous agents.

General Asbestos Awareness Training - Renew annually

Sexual Harassment Training - Renew every two years

Follow the link below for a complete list of required trainings for research laboratories:

For additional health and safety information, please refer to the Facilities section of the GS website: