Jefferson Lab Weekly Briefs August 17, 2016
Jefferson Lab Weekly Briefs
August 17, 2016
Jefferson Lab Published Journal Articles, Aug. 8-12
Publications Refresher Course Set for Sept. 23
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The Installation and Vacuum groups have been busy in the Low Energy Recirculator Facility removing, re-configuring and reinstalling components in the 3F and 4F regions in support of the DarkLight experiment. Additionally, the group has been active supporting the CEBAF accelerator:
Jefferson Lab Calendar of Events
Aug. 15-19: Science Camp for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Youth
Environment, Safety, Health and Quality
Machine Tool Safety
More information about hazards related to machine guarding can be found in ES&H Manual 6121 Appendix T1 Safe Operation of Machine Tools. This appendix provides the safety rules applicable to operating machine tools at Jefferson Lab. It is based on Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations and American National Standards Institute standards. Operator’s Manuals also provide valuable information and are used in preparation of OSPs and training. Only personnel who have completed the required training can be authorized by the Machine Shop Manager to operate machine tools.
Safety information on portable hand tools, which include manually powered tools, portable power tools and powder-actuated fastening tools, is available in ES&H Manual Chapter 6120 Appendix T1 Portable Hand Tool Safe Practices.
Computing and Networking Infrastructure
New Web Traffic Protections Launch on Tuesday, Aug. 23
Volunteer Opportunity: United Way Day of Caring
Reminder: Hall C Safety Awareness Training Updated
Reminder: Options to Save Time, Money in Procuring Materials for Your Next Project
Lastly, remember that when you plan to move property from one building to another for more than 30 days, you must notify Property Management, so that the item’s location is kept updated; this prevents the reporting of items that have been moved as missing.
|JLab Weekly Briefs is an ongoing publication providing information on the status of safety, accelerator operations, experiments, free-electron laser, reviews, upcoming activities and special events. Deadline for submission is every Tuesday by 10 a.m. Submit new items to: Public Affairs or contact Kandice Carter at x7263.|