Description:MARCOM's "Flammables and
Explosives in the Laboratory" Video Training Program discusses
the nature of flammable and explosive materials, as well as hazards associated
with their use. It also reviews the proper handling procedures and personal
protective equipment that should be used when working with these substances.
Flammables and explosives are some of the most dangerous materials used
in a laboratory. When working with these substances, employees need to
know their characteristics, as well as how to prevent accidents and injuries
when using them.
Areas covered in the program include definitions of flammables
and explosives, conditions that can create hazards, the role of ventilation
in preventing problems, transporting flammables and explosives, storage
considerations, using compressed gases, emergency planning, disposal,
and more. The Video Program comes with a comprehensive Leader's Guide,
reproducible Scheduling & Attendance Form, Employee Quiz, Training
Certificate and Training Log. This Video Training Program is one of
12 in the Elements of Safety Laboratory Safety Training Series.