Safety in the Labs

It is compulsory that anyone working in the lab knows and scrupulously respects the safety instructions, not only for his or her own safety but also for the safety of others.

Emergency numbers

In case of... Call Number to dial
 
Serious accident,
accident with physical injury

Accident and medical emergencies, Exposure to chemicals, Intoxications, Spills, Physical contact

144
Internal security 1222 a)
 
Burning fire or explosion
Fire or explosion emergency 118 b)
Internal security 1222 a)
 
Ingestion of toxic,
intoxication, poisoning
Swiss toxicological information center 145
Internal security 1222 a)
 

a) The abbreviated number 1222 is only usable on the University landline phones 
b) Also press a fire alarm push-button 

Contact persons

Raphaël MAION
Security manager at the Faculty of Science
int. 93163 c) safety-related problems, health at work
 
David GERARD
Assistant responsible for security
int. 96222 c) laboratory problems, enrollment for
“Safety Days” or “Crew Safety” formations
 
Christophe DROUX
Technical officer
int. 96016 c) flood, plumbing problems, heating/ventilation, electricity, fire extinguisher (to refill, to check, ...)
 
Pierre SAUGY and Gaël LAGRIFFOUL
Responsible for the special waste service
int. 96297 c) problem concerning laboratory waste, including
radioactive waste in limit of exemption, except meat waste
 
ENVIROLABS, SCIENCES II
Philippe ARPAGAUS or John POTE
int.
90303
90321
c)
problems concerning laboratory waste, contact persons for security
 
LABS MARAICHERS
Nino ISABELLA (A301)
Fred ARLAUD (sawing B01, rock prep. B32/33/34)
Maria OVTCHAROVA (B64/65 clean rooms)
int.
96606
96631
96600
c)
problems concerning laboratory waste, problems with equipment or electricity, contact persons for security
 

c) Internal numbers are usable only on the University landline phones. To call these numbers from outside, precede the number with “+41 22 37”. For example, to call Mr. Arpagaus, internal 90303, dial +41 22 379 03 03

For further security information: Health and Safety instructions for the Faculty of Science

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