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Field Research Safety Plan

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Does your research involve field work or trips for you or any participants?

Our online tool will help you plan and document your training, communicate your requirements and expectations, and present emergency information to your staff, students and volunteers.

Creating and distributing your plan will minimize the liabilities associated with your project and alert your team to potential hazards.

Plan Distribution

We suggest posting your plan on WebCampus so you can track your participants' training through required reading.

Build your Field Research Safety Plan.

You can request a review of your plan by contacting EH&S.

The Field Research Safety Plan will address

  • Considerations for travel and forms required
  • Hazards involved in the project
  • How to reduce risks to ensure safety
  • Having informed and prepared participants
  • Planning for communication in the field
  • Emergency response
  • Understanding the equipment to be used
  • Required personal protective equipment (PPE)

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