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9. Resources

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    9.1. McLennan Health & Safety Office

    Located in Room 302, Burton Tower, McLennan Physical Laboratories, Contact Jo-Anne Wurster at or call 416-978-2231.

    9.2. Safety Information Centres & Bulletin boards

    Safety brochures and booklets on WHMIS regulations, University H&S policies, safe handling procedure for compressed gases, chemicals and radioactive materials, first aid procedures and information about Physics Health and Safety Committee are found in two locations:

    Physics Library in Burton Tower Room 211C has a safety display board.

    Safety display outside Machine Shop entrance Rooms 060 /066

    • Committee Members List is posted on the Department of Physics website. The main Safety bulletin board on the 3rd floor of the Burton Tower outside MP306 contains the Health and Safety Committee member list, First Aid & Eyewash Station Locations, Emergency Response Personnel and Procedures. The boards in the undergrad wing 1st and 2nd floors and the Basement beside MP060, Physics Stores have limited information.

    9.3. Safety Equipment & Supplies

    Physics Stores is located in basement Room 060 /O62 and it has the following protective equipment: safety eyeglass, hearing protection, protective and disposable gloves, chemical spill kits and WHMIS labels.

    Contact Alex Cui at or phone 416-978-5232 to special order safety equipment needed in your laboratory.

    9.4. Office of Environmental Health & Safety

    Primary Links:

    9.5. TravelSafer program

    A free safer alternative when travelling on campus