Accidents might occur in any laboratories. Any accident, injury, or incident, no matter how small, in a research core at the Koç University Research Center for Translational Medicine (KUTTAM) must be reported within 24 hours. It is the responsibility of researchers and supervisors to report these incidents to KUTTAM, so that they can be tracked and investigated. Once investigated, preventative measures can be implemented.
Report an accident within 24 hours, injury, or incident, no matter how small, in a research core at the Koç University Research Center for Translational Medicine (KUTTAM). In case of an injury, administer first aid and seek medical care first. Complete the forms as soon as possible after the injury is stable or the individual has been transferred to a care facility. To report EVERY accident, injury, or safety incident in a research core, fill the online ACCIDENT AND INJURY REPORTING FORM shown below. Once you click the SUBMIT button, safety personnel in the department will be automatically notified and the report is logged into a database.