A laboratory checklist for working alone in labs
Guidance for the creation of individual campus policy for students working in solitary settings. This document focuses on unpaid students who are not covered by worker's compensation. It is meant to promote safety for students working on academic or service-oriented projects associated with the university on and off campus. These guidelines are also appropriate for employees whose job activities may involve working alone.
This publication was prepared for environmental, health and safety staff at University of Wisconsin System campuses, to assist in finding resources and information for regulatory compliance. It is not intended to render legal advice.