Safe Science: A Culture of Safety

March 1, 2019

Since we are a world-renowned teaching and training institution, our lab policies and procedures must represent the best standards and practices in the world.

February is American Heart Month (

February 7, 2019

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. Heart attacks, which are major contributors to heart disease, occur when a portion of the heart muscle does not receive adequate blood flow.

A Culture of Safety – 2019

January 2, 2019

December 29, 2018 was the 10-year anniversary of the accident that took Sheri Sangji’s life in a lab at UCLA. This accident triggered a national review of academic research safety.

Safety Tips: Stay Safe This Holiday Season

December 19, 2018

Winter holidays are a time for families and friends to get together. But that also means a greater risk for fire. Following a few simple tips will ensure a happy and fire-safe holiday season.

Winter Weather Slips and Falls

December 10, 2018

Slips, trips and falls were the leading cause of 892,270 work injuries and accounted for 849 work related fatalities in 2016, costing the U.S. approximately $70 billion annually in workers’ compensation and medical costs.