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Science Safety Rules


Follow all instructions carefully. Use special care when you see the word CAUTION.



To ensure that a safe and healthful environment is maintained when following the _________________laboratory course, all students should read and follow the safety regulations listed below. To indicate that you have read and understand the safety regulations, you are asked :

To complete the activities & quizzes of this safety lab - Lzzz will initial

to sign and date this list upon completion of this important task, have your advisor sign, and have your guardian sign that they have read & understood what is required of you in order to remain in this class.

You may not complete any lab work until this is done & no make up's will be given.


  1. Never do laboratory work unless your teacher is supervising you. ( 1, ) Students are never permitted in the science storage rooms or preparation areas unless given specific permission by a science teacher or lab tech.

  2. Always follow the directions given by your lab manual or by Lzzz. Follow all written and verbal instructions carefully. If you do not understand a direction or part of a procedure, ask Lzzz before proceeding. Perform only those experiments authorized . Never do anything in the laboratory that is not called for in the laboratory procedures or by Lzzz.(1 , )
  3. When first entering a science room, do not touch any equipment, chemicals, or other materials in the laboratory area until you are instructed to do so. BE ALERT and proceed with caution at all times in the laboratory. Notify the Lzzz immediately of any unsafe conditions you observe.
  4. Know the location of ALL safety equipment in the laboratory. (1 , ) AND How to use them properly (1, 2,3,4, 5, 6
  5. Always wear protective eyewear (1 , 2, ) and clothing( 1 , ) unless instructed otherwise by your teacher.
  6. NEVER run, push, or engage in horseplay of any kind in the laboratory.Conduct yourself in a responsible manner at all times in the laboratory. ( 1 , 2 , )
  7. Never eat or drink in the laboratory. Do not eat food, drink beverages, or chew gum in the laboratory. Do not use laboratory glassware as containers for food or beverages Keep hands away from face, eyes, mouth and body while using chemicals or preserved specimens. Wash your hands with soap and water after performing all experiments. (1 , )
  8. Report any accident, spill, or breakage to Lzzz immediately.
  9. Always clean your work area and equipment at the end of the lab period. Observe good housekeeping practices. Work areas should be kept clean and tidy at all times.
    Dispose of all chemical waste properly. Never mix chemicals in sink drains. Sinks are to be used only for water and those solutions designated by the instructor. Solid chemicals, metals, matches, filter paper, and all other insoluble materials are to be disposed of in the proper waste containers, not in the sink.
  10. Bring only your laboratory instructions, worksheets, and/or reports to the work area. Other materials (books, purses, backpacks, etc.) should be stored in the classroom area. Keep aisles clear. Push your chair under the desk when not in use.

  11. Dress properly for the laboratory. (1 , )
  12. Use care with electricity.
  13. Be careful with laboratory glassware. ( 1, )
  14. Use extreme care when working with chemicals. (1 , 2 , 3 , ) AND Heat (1 ,
  15. Be prepared for your work in the laboratory. Read all procedures thoroughly before entering the laboratory.

    Not Your Picture , Right !!!

  16. SELFQUIZ 1 , http://www.scienceaware.com/sfprcqz.htm When completed clip and paste entire completed Safety Quiz 1, onto a word document or email with you're name , wsid, advisor, and print it out & give to Lzzz or email to Lzzz at [email protected]
  17. SELFQUIZ 2 , http://www.hargrave.edu/academics/science/safety/s-quiz1.htm When completed clip and paste Safety Quiz 2 , and you're score onto a word document or email with you're name , wsid, advisor, and either print it out & give to Lzzz or email to Lzzz at [email protected]
  18. SELFQuiz3 , http://www.hargrave.edu/academics/science/safety/s-quiz2.htm When completed clip and paste Safety Quiz 2 , and you're score onto a word document or email with you're name , wsid, advisor, and either print it out & give to Lzzz or email to Lzzz at [email protected]

Computer Rules

1. Internet use is a privilege, not a right.
2. Use is limited to school assignments.
3. No accessing of sites which promote pornography, violence or terrorism.
4. Do not reveal personal information such as addresses or phone numbers.
5. No downloading or loading of software.
6. Permission is required before printing.
7. Observe copyrights regarding written material and graphics.
8. No receiving personal e-mail on school computers
9. Infractions will be penalized by a loss of computer privileges.

lst infraction- loss of computer privileges for project
2nd infraction- loss of computer privileges for 1 cycle
3rd infraction- loss of computer privileges for rest of the year

Name_________________________ Advisor______________________


. Do you wear contact lenses? YES NO

. Are you color blind? YES NO

. Do you have allergies?
YES NO If so, list specific allergies

.Are you asthmatic? YES NO



I, ___________________________________

(student´s name) have read and agree to follow all of the safety rules set forth in this contract, and have completed all of the quizzes and activities associated with the Lab Safety Lab. ...Lzzz initials____________

. I realize that I must obey these rules to insure my own safety, and that of my fellow students and instructors. I will cooperate to the fullest extent with my instructor and fellow students to maintain a safe lab environment. I will also closely follow the oral and written instructions provided by the instructor. I am aware that any violation of this safety contract that results in unsafe conduct in the laboratory or misbehavior on my part, may result in being removed from the laboratory, detention, receiving a failing grade, and/or dismissal from the course.

Student Signature _______________________________ Print ______________________________________

Advisor Signature_______________________________ FG ext._____ Date ______________


Dear Parent or Guardian:

We feel that you should be informed regarding the school´s effort to create and maintain a safe science classroom/laboratory environment.

With the cooperation of the instructors, parents, and students, a safety instruction program can eliminate, prevent, and correct possible hazards.

You should be aware of the safety instructions your son/daughter will receive before engaging in any laboratory work. Please read the list of safety rules above. No student will be permitted to perform laboratory activities unless this contract is signed by both the student and parent/guardian and is on file with the teacher.

Your signature on this contract indicates that you have read this Student Safety Contract, are aware of the measures taken to insure the safety of your son/daughter in the science laboratory, and will instruct your son/daughter to uphold his/her agreement to follow these rules and procedures in the laboratory.

Parent/Guardian Signature ________________________ Print _________________________

email address _________________________________ Phone__________________________