Hazmat Compliance & Permitting for Laboratory Projects

WBHazmat002, 1LU|HSW

During this presentation, our Associate Principal, Andy Shanahan, WB’s expert in building and fire code compliance, will share why it is important to understand hazardous material requirements at the beginning of a project. He will explain the challenges of the various permitting processes surrounding hazardous materials in labs and explain how laboratory building managers and operators can help navigate and simplify the permitting process.

Learning Objectives:
  • Understand why hazardous material compliance is important for laboratory projects.
  • Explore the responsibilities of a lab operator in obtaining permits.
  • Explain the responsibilities of building owners in obtaining permits.
  • Understand how the permitting process is used as a framework to outline code compliance in labs.