- Published on September 22, 2014
The Fair will be held on Friday, Oct. 10th from 11 AM to 2:30 PM on the lawn of Rast Hall (off 10th Ave, between 14th & 15th Street, across from the UAB Campus Green). image by Fredia Dillard/UAB
A Fire Safety Demonstration involving the burning of full-scale models of residence hall rooms will follow the Homecoming Parade.
There will be free food and drinks, music, free T-shirts, giveaways, Campus Rec Center boot camp, hula hooping, as well as health and safety displays and presentations.
- Published on September 19, 2014
Calibration is the process by which a quantitative measuring instrument is manipulated to respond and indicate a certain range of acceptable values. Accurate instrument calibration and its proper use is fundamental in a clinical or research laboratory program. Proper calibration ensures that meters can accurately detect radiation. It is also important to understand what is being calibrated and how the calibration is being performed. In this article, we will be discussing calibration of radioactive detecting instruments.
- Published on September 12, 2014
The first phase of this project has been completed, and a team of OH&S and City of Birmingham employees have labeled thirty storm water drains around campus that have been identified as high and medium dumping risks. The team will start working on labeling the rest of the medium dumping risk drains this month as a part of the project's second phase.
You can always play a part in improving the quality of the environment at UAB and the city of Birmingham by using proper methods to dispose of chemicals, trash, and cigarette butts. If you witness illegal dumping of chemicals, please notify OH&S.
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