Scope on Safety: What Is Your First Aid Policy?

by: Ken Roy

Would you know what to do if one of your students had an accident with a chemical that resulted in contact with the skin? What would you do if a student spilled boiling water on his or her hands? These are the types of potential challenges science teachers face every time they walk into a laboratory with students. Prepare yourself for the worst case scenario by developing a first-aid policy for your science classroom as outlined by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration Regulations (OSHA).

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Middle School

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Type Journal ArticlePub Date 1/1/2004Volume 027Issue 04

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