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The Laboratory Safety Institute (LSI) is a nonprofit organization providing safety education for government, industry and educational laboratories worldwide. Since 1978, we have taught more than 100,000 scientists, teachers and lab professionals in 30 countries. Our “real world” approach opens eyes with true accounts of lab incidents you won’t forget. Try a 60-minute webinar or sign up for a three- or four-day lab safety boot camp. Our curriculum covers more than 100 topics, from chemical hygiene officer certification to convincing your boss to care about safety. LSI teacher scholarships allow K-12 teachers to receive the same workshops we offer corporate clients at drastically reduced rates. We’re on a mission: to make safety an integral part of education, work and life.

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Natick, MA Two-Day Lab Safety Short Course 11/25/19 ($249 teacher pricing) **CONFIRMED** Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • November 25, 2019 8:00 am
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Natick, MA Two-Day Lab Safety Short Course 11/25/19 **CONFIRMED** Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
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Natick, MA Two-Day Lab Safety Short Course 12/10/19 **CONFIRMED** Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • December 10, 2019 8:00 am
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Natick, MA Two-Day Lab Safety Short Course 12/10/19 ($249 teacher pricing) **CONFIRMED** Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • December 10, 2019 8:00 am
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 12/12/19 **CONFIRMED** Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
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How to Be a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer 12/12/19 ($249 Teacher Pricing) **CONFIRMED** Natick, MA LSI Headquarters
  • December 12, 2019 8:00 am
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Raleigh, NC - Two-Day Lab Safety Short Course 12/17/19 ($349 Teacher Rate) *CONFIRMED* Raleigh, NC Hyatt Place Raleigh-Durham Airport
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Raleigh, NC - Two-Day Lab Safety Short Course 12/17/19 *CONFIRMED* Raleigh, NC Hyatt Place Raleigh-Durham Airport
  • December 17, 2019 8:00 am
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Manoj Kumar

28-year old researcher was killed in a high-pressure hydrogen cylinder explosion at the Indian Institute of Science. (Bengaluru, India, 2018)

Ge Guo

Died from exposure to potassium cyanide at a pharmaceutical testing lab. (Pennsylvania, 2018)

Javier Ortiz

30-year-old chemist and father of 3 died in explosion at Air Liquide plant. (Texas, 2013)

Carlos Amaral

Died from burns following a trimethyliridium explosion in a Dow lab. (Masschusetts, 2013)

Michelle Dufault

Died from a lathe accident at Yale University. (Connecticut, 2011)

Dr. Nanaj Bhamare

Killed in explosion. (Maryland, 2011)

Malcom Casabadan

Died from exposure to Yersenia Pestis, a plague-related bacterium. (Illinois, 2009)

Shari Sangji

Died from severe burns suffered in a UCLA lab accident. (California, 2008)

Roland Daigle

Died from trimethylsilyldiazomethane inhalation. The lab fume hood was not operating due to roof work. (Nova Scotia, 2008)

Karen Wetterhahn

Dartmouth professor died 10 months after exposure to dimethylmercury through latex gloves. (New Hampshire, 1997)
“Jim Kaufman is a ‘teacher’s teacher.’ He is obviously dedicated, enthusiastic, motivated, knowledgeable, sincere, fun. The wealth of info he has at his fingertips is very impressive.”
Very informative and a good pace. Great that webinar is an option otherwise I would not be able to attend. —Dan Hammersley, Lab Safety Officer, Minnesota Department of Public Health