Lab Safety

Creighton Links

Research and Compliance Services

Risk Management for the HR-24 Incident Report form


Lab Safety Training

Is now available online.

Modules and more information available here.

Online chemical inventory system

Creighton University is utilizing the University of New Hampshire's Chemical Environmental Management System for chemical inventory management in the laboratories. More information can be found on the Chemical Inventory page.

Waste disposal guide

With over 150 teaching and research labs, as well as other areas such as fine arts studios and operational activities, at Creighton University, a variety of waste is generated each day. This guide is intended to help Creighton personnel determine how best to handle waste generated in their spaces across campus.

Creighton University Waste Disposal Guide

Safety in the laboratory

We have collected tips for safer procedures in the labs.  Click on a link below to learn more about the various items. 

 Autoclave Safety 

 Regulatory Requirements for infectious waste

 Centrifuge Safety

IATA Shipping Rules

 Compressed Gas Safety 

Liquid Nitrogen safety

 Are you up to speed with training?      

 Latex Glove issues

 Emergency Door Placards

 Plan ahead when purchasing chemicals

 Peroxide-forming chemicals

 Hazardous waste information

 Flammable Material Storage

Flammability of ethanol-water mixtures (external link)

 Glove selection

 Lab Safety Training FAQ

 Storing Chemicals in Fume Hoods

Eyewash Inspections


Additionally, we have collected some of the forms that your lab might need here.