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Caroline Whitbeck Elmer G. Beamer-Hubert H. Schneider Emerita Professor in Ethics Case Western Reserve University More Posts
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Safety in a Research Laboratory
Secondary Title Safety in a Research Laboratory

Added09/10/2006

Updated09/30/2015

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Contributor(s) Caroline Whitbeck
Notes Caroline Whitbeck introduced methods and modules for discussing numerous issues in responsible conduct of research at a Sigma Xi Forum in 2000. Partial funding for the development of this material came from an NIH grant. You can find the entire sequence on the OEC at http://www.onlineethics.org/Resources/TeachingTools/Modules/19237.aspx. Some information in these historical modules may be out-of-date; for instance, there may be a new edition of the professional society’s code that is referred to in an item. If you have suggestions for updates, please contact the OEC.
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Year 2000
Publisher provided Keywords / ENVIRONMENTAL ethics' safety workplace
Publisher National Academy of Engineering, Online Ethics Center
Language English
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    Author(s) Rachelle Hollander
    Authoring Institution Online Ethics Center
    Year 2016
Cite this page: "Safety in a Research Laboratory" Online Ethics Center for Engineering 9/10/2006 OEC Accessed: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 <www.onlineethics.org/Resources/TeachingTools/Modules/19237/resethpages/labsafe.aspx>