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Lab safety at KTH

When you work in a laboratory at KTH, it is important that you know which safety rules apply and where you can turn with your questions. All employees who work in labs need to take a safety course, which you can sign up for below.

Lab Safety Coordinator

Lab safety coordinator Annie Inman has more than 13 years of experience working in lab safety. Her core expertise is evaluating and addressing biological and chemical risks.

Lab Safety Course

Register for the digital two hour lab safety course at the link below. The course is offered once a month and includes an introduction to lab safety and risk assessment given by KTH’s Lab Safety Coordinator, Annie Inman and an introduction to using our chemical inventory system KLARA given by CBH's Lab Safety Coordinator, Gustav Erlandsson. Access to KLARA is given by your schools respective KLARA administrator following completion of the course.

Guidelines and Information

Contact the KTH Lab Safety Coordinator

If you are pregnant and working in a lab to contact the KTH Lab Safety Coordinator to complete a risk assessment.

If you plan to introduce a new biorisk to your lab place the ​​​​​​​risk assessment for biorisks​​​​​​​ (docx 607 kB) ​​​​​​​. All notifications regarding work with biological risks must be submitted through the KTH Lab Safety Coordinator.

Administrative Contacts for all Schools at KTH

KTH Lab Safety Coordinator (Annie Inman, ​​​​​​​)

KTH Klara-administratör (Cecilia Uppström, ​​​​​​​)

Radiation Safety (Tommy Höglund, ​​​​​​​)

Fire Safety (Erik Svärd, ​​​​​​​)

Work Environment Expert (Mattias Gustafsson, ​​​​​​​)

SciLife Lab Safety Coordinator (Sara Diaz, ​​​​​​​)

School-specific contacts

The CBH School's lab safety coordinators: Gustav Erlandsson ( ​​​​​​​) and Natalya Ivchenko ( ​​​​​​​).

KLARA administrators: KLARA - web-based chemical management system ​​​​​​​

Contact persons for radiation safety: Radiation safety|KTH ​​​​​​​

Contact persons for fire safety: Fire safety at KTH ​​​​​​​