We are soliciting nominations for school’s Spring 2016 Safety Awards. These awards recognize students, post-doctoral associates and reserach scientists who exhibit a sustained commitment to safety practices and culture.
The award selection criteria are:
- Maintaining a safe working environment (role as safety captain, actions that positively affect laboratory inspections, dissemination of safety information, initiatives that promote safety, keep up-to-date safety records etc..)
- Teaching safety (provide safety lecture for group meetings, mentor other to learn good safety practices, instructional safety in chemistry courses etc..)
- Promoting safety culture (participation in safety events, safety initiatives, promote safety awareness etc..)
Peer nominations and self-nominations are welcome. A nomination letter that addresses specifically the Award’s selection criteria must be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for submission is April 15, 2016.
Two awards will be presented in in Spring. Applications received in Spring will be eligible for both Spring and Fall awards. Each award recipient will be presented with a framed certificate and $200 that can be used for a professional-related book or software purchase.