RULES AND REGULATIONS

  • Horseplay and unruly behaviour of any kind will not be tolerated at any time in the lab.
  • Machines, tools and equipment must be used in the correct manner and never misused.
  • Machines, equipment and associated areas must be cleaned correctly after use.
  • Any problems or breakages/damage encountered with equipment must be reported immediately to the technician in charge or directly to the Lab manager.

LABORATORY RULES

  • All students are requested to enter their names in the visitors’ register provided in the office.
  • Students should give the list of tools they require to the lab in-charge and collect the same from him.
  • On leaving the workshop, students should return the tools they have collected and take back the tool slip from the lab in-charge.
  • Students are requested to clean the shop floor before leaving the shop floor failing which they will not be allowed to use the lab from then.
  • On leaving the workshop, students should get the verified column in the visitors’ register signed by the lab in-charge.

  • WORKSHOP RULES

    • Always wear the correct protective equipment for the tools you are using. If in doubt ask.
    • Always ask if you are unsure how to use tools safely.
    • Keep your work area tidy and make sure your work piece is fixed securely before work commences.
    • Always keep clear of any person operating tools and machinery.
    • Tools of any kind are NOT to be removed from the workshop without permission.
    • Take care when walking past other students using tools as you may bump them or get tangled in the lead. This could lead to a serious injury to you or the operator of that tool.
    • Never work alone at the workshop, work at least in pairs.
    • Know where the main switch is. This stops processes immediately should anything go wrong with the equipment.
    • Do not tamper with or attempt to repair equipment or instruments which you do not understand.
    • Defective tools are dangerous, do NOT use them. In fact never use a tool except for its proper purpose.