Risk Management & Safety

  • Safety Tip: Perchloric acid is dangerously corrosive and forms explosive mixtures. Learn More »
  • Did you know? RMS offers 34 online training courses available to UNLV faculty, staff, and students via the Online Safety Training System. Learn More »
  • Safety Tip: The use of laser pointers has become widespread, but may cause permanent eye damage. Learn More »
  • Did you know? There are over 90,000 Safety Data Sheets available to UNLV faculty, staff, and students through CHIMERA. Learn More »
  • Safety Tip: Space heaters cause more than 300 deaths and 25,000 residential fires each year. Learn More »
  • Did you know? UNLV has responded to an average of 4 fires on campus per year? Learn More about Fire Safety »
  • Safety Tip: AEDs may be used during sudden cardiac arrest to shock the heart back into normal rhythm by means of an electric current. Learn More »
  • Did you know? UNLV faculty and staff can request access to CHIMERA, UNLV's Chemical Inventory Management and Electronic Reporting Application? Learn More »
  • Did you know? There are conditions for operating a non UNLV owned Class 3B or Class 4 laser on any UNLV property? Learn More »
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