Laboratory regulations

1. All laboratory  users  must  undergo  induction  and  agree to comply  with  laboratory  rules.  They must read any required safety manuals.
2.   No bare feet or exposed, open  footwear (e.g. sandals) are permitted.   
3.  Food  and  drink  are  not  to  be  consumed  at  any  time  in laboratories.
4.  Under no circumstance is the 240 V, 50 Hz mains power to be used for any purpose other than that approved by the School.  Only authorised   personnel   are     allowed   to  alter  power connections (50 V above)  or connect any equipment to mains power.
5. Tampering  with  or  removal of any laboratory equipment is strictly forbidden.     
6. Data network connections should  not be  altered.   Personal equipment may not be connected to the School data network without first obtaining permission.
7.  Personal  mobile  phones  are  not to be operated at any time within a laboratory.
8.  Students  are  expected  to  conduct  themselves in a reserved manner at all times.  All noise is to be kept to a minimum.
9.   All bags should be stored under benches.
10. Students should clean and tidy their workstations when they have   finished   and   return   all   leads  before  leaving  the laboratory.
11. Faulty equipment should be reported to laboratory staff who may not otherwise be aware of the problem.