"A Safety Minute" Tips by Dr. Ken Roy - NSELA Safety Compliance Officer

Posted: December 26, 2021

NSELA Safety Minute by Dr. Ken Roy – NSELA Safety Compliance Officer - For current safety updates five days a week, follow Dr. Ken on Twitter @drroysafersci.

“The Hierarchy of Controls Strategy for safety singles out hazards before work starts” The hierarchy starts with the controls perceived to be most effective and moves down to those considered least effective. This schematic is very helpful when conducting a hazard analysis, risk assessment and taking the appropriate safety action. It is needed before doing any hands-on activity or demonstration in the science/STEM lab!

https://www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com/articles/16790-the-hierarchy-of-controls