The IAB safety officer provides technical advice and services related to environmental health, regulatory, and related safety concerns for institute faculty, staff, and students in coordination with the UAF Fire Marshal and UAF Environmental Health, Safety, and Risk Management. The safety officer also coordinates training in field safety and hazardous materials handling, storage, and disposal. Services are provided to ensure compliance with applicable regulations while not impeding research and teaching activities.
Safety contact: Dan Uliassi
312a Irving 1
Office hours 7:30 am to 4:30 pm
Schedule is reduced during August-September, December, February-April
UAF Environmental Health, Safety, and Risk Management has developed a safety training program containing 5 core training modules that are now required for all UAF faculty, staff, and student employees. These training modules include:
The first four modules can be accessed at http://uaf.edu/safety/training/required-training/.
The Emergency Action Plans (EAP) are building-specific. The plans for IAB faculty, staff, and students are located under the "Emergency Action Plans" tab. Read through the plan for each building in which you workand then take the associated quizzes from the same tab.
Employees are also now required to complete the following:
Instructions for access to the above can be found at http://uaf.edu/safety/training/required-training/, toward the bottom of the page.
All persons working in a laboratory are also required to complete (at a minimum) the UAF Laboratory Safety training, UAF Hazardous Waste Management, and UAF Chemical Hygiene training. Specific job duties may require further training.
All required laboratory training can be accessed at http://uaf.edu/safety/training/required-lab-worker-train/.
DEAP training requires that you take and pass the quiz for each building in which you work. A score of 100% is required to pass. Please review the appropriate plan(s) from the list below and then click the button to take the quiz.
Please allow at least 24 hours for request to be filled.
A surcharge of 20% will be added to the purchase price for non-IAB account numbers used to purchase ethanol from IAB.
Containers must be provided by the requester, and can be dropped off in 308A Irving I. Orders will generally be filled the next business day.
If ethanol is being purchased for transport off campus, it can only be dispensed into a container as outlined in the transport regulations. Questions? Call Jeanette Moore at 474-5455.
Current price: $14.62 per gallon or $3.66 per liter:
Price may change without notice.
Price is based on cost plus shipping from supplier.
An email will be sent to the requestor when the ethanol is available for pickup.
All requesters must have completed Laboratory Safety, Introduction to Hazardous Waste Management, and Chemical Hygiene Plan training.
Use this form to request key or Polar Express access to any IAB space, including labs and office areas. New employees, visitors, and collaborators should also complete this form in with the help of their supervisor or sponsor to outline expected job functions for assignment of safety training.
Some examples of when this form may be used:
This form will NOT be used to request assignment of new lab or office space within IAB. To request new or additional lab/office space, please complete the request form at https://www.iab.uaf.edu/administration/space.
Submission of this form will send an email to the IAB Safety Office, the supervisor listed, and to the employee email address entered. This email will contain further instructions tailored to the specific group selected, and a list of safety training that may be required of the employee based on expected job functions.
Please fill out the Field Travel Plan Form before you leave.
Please fill out and contact Dan Uliassi, x5455, after the list is complete
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