The Office of Research Safety announced the addition of Samuel Forrest as hazardous materials specialist and Laura (Yan) Ye as health and safety specialist.
For the past 6 years, Sam served as a Health and Safety Specialist at the Innovation Campus and Technology Park in Anderson and other assigned Upstate facilities, providing support in laboratory and non-laboratory safety as well as management of hazardous and biological waste management.
Sam is now assigned to main campus. Sam’s new duties consist of assisting the hazardous materials manager in hazardous and biological waste as well as hazardous materials transportation and shipping for all Clemson University facilities statewide.
Laura succeeds Sam at the Innovation Campus and Technology Park. She previously held the position of health and safety specialist on main campus where her duties included safety inspections in both labs and non-lab areas, fume hood certifications, working with facilities to make sure hood repairs were completed as well as preparing health and safety fact sheets and other duties as assigned.