Fundamentals of Laboratory Safety - Risk Management Scenario
Standard operating procedures (SOPs) are administrative controls that help reduce risk from harm by identifying hazards in the laboratory. An SOP usually outlines best practices, procedures, and guidelines for laboratory employees, while keeping track of regular risk assessments, training, and incidents. In this video, an employee is tasked with using a new procedure. When they look up the SOPs and risk assessments that are available, they find that the new protocol may have additional risks. What should they do next?