» Safety note
Last updated Wed, 2012-05-30 12:18 — rau
For all of the activities published in Science in School, we have tried to check that all recognised hazards have been identified and that suitable precautions are suggested. Readers should be aware, however, that errors and omissions can be made, and safety standards vary across Europe and even within individual countries.
Therefore, before undertaking any activity, readers should always carry out their own risk assessment. In particular, any local rules issued by employers or education authorities MUST be obeyed, whatever is suggested in the Science in School articles.
Unless the context dictates otherwise, it is assumed that: