PPE Fitting Appointments

Scheduling a PPE Fitting Appointment

1. Complete a hazard assessment using the Laboratory Hazard Assessment Tool (LHAT) and complete the training. 

2. Print the voucher from LHAT that is provided to you after your assessment. 

3. Schedule an appointment

Mission Bay Appointments 

Helen Diller Cancer Research Building

1450 3rd Street, Room 125

Parnassus Appointments

Medical Sciences Building

513 Parnassus Avenue, Room S-172



What to Bring to Your PPE Fitting Appointment

Appointments are required and take about 15-20 minutes per person. 

1. Bring a printed voucher provided from LHAt

2. A photo ID

3. Prescription eyeglasses (if applicable)

What is LHAT?

LHAT is a laboratory hazard assessment tool that allows you to:

As a Principal Investigator (PI):

  • Identify or add lab workers into their lab group
  • Determine hazards that are present in the lab through guided questions
  • Communicate laboratory hazards to personnel through the LHAT
  • Identify the proper PPE to be used based on the hazard assessment

As Laboratory Personnel:

  • Identify with a lab group
  • View potential hazards present in the lab through the assessment
  • Receive a list of proper PPE to be used in your lab setting
  • Receive training & demonstrate understanding of the training on the selected PPE for your lab