Safety Guides

Michigan Technological University is committed to the safety and well being of its students, staff, faculty, campus community, and the environment. The following safety guides, in conjunction with the information outlined in our required safety programs, inform the safe operation of our institution.

Laser Safety Guide

This guide, prepared by Stanford University provides information related to laser hazards and safety.


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Pressurized Systems Safety Guide

Outlines the guidelines that should be followed in the design, construction, and use of pressurized systems at Michigan Tech.


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Flammable Storage Cabinet Guide

Provides key guidelines for the safe use of flammable storage cabinets.


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Nanomaterials Safety Guide

Summarizes the general safe practices for working with nanomaterials; prepared by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.


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Field Safety Guide

This guide is prepared by MTU's School of Forestry and provides safety guidelines for research in the field.


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