About IAP: Safety and Liability
Institute Guidelines for environment, health, safety, and legal regulations, as well as policies for the use of MIT facilities, must be met for all IAP subjects and activities. The Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS) Officemust be consulted if your subject or activity involves any of the following:
- high voltage
- pressure vessels
- large balloon
- use of hazardous materials (biological, chemical or radioactive), equipment, or machinery
- open flames
- hazardous wastes
- public art displays or performances
- building, tower, or bridge construction on MIT property
- anything that might endanger life, limb, sight, or hearing of participants or bystanders.
For more information on safety, go to the Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS) Office web site.