Laboratory Safety Management System
Memorial University is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for all persons associated with the university. The cooperation of all parties involved is required to ensure that the University conducts teaching and research safely. The Department of Health & Safety has an administrative responsibility for assisting laboratory personnel in developing safe work practices and for compliance with federal, provincial, and local regulations.
Hazardous Waste Disposal Pick-Up
Memorial University's Hazardous Waste Diposal Contractor will be on campus for waste pickup the first Wednesday of every month.
The deadline for the submission of Hazardous Waste Disposal forms is the last Wednesday of every month.
Please be advised that emergency waste disposal pickup is available upon request. Please contact the Department of Health and Safety at 864-3786 should you need to avail of emergency hazardous waste disposal between the hours of 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.
For emergency waste disposal pickup after-hours please contact CEP at 864-4100.
Occupational Health and Safety Act -
Occupational Health and Safety Regulations -http://www.assembly.nl.ca/Legislation/sr/Regulations/rc120005.htm
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Regulations http://www.assembly.nl.ca/Legislation/sr/Regulations/rc961149.htm
Occupational Health and Safety First Aid Regulations -http://www.assembly.nl.ca/Legislation/sr/Regulations/rc961148.htm