Committee on Occupational Health and Safety Guideline on Minors in Laboratories
Persons under 18 years of age are not allowed in university laboratories where hazardous materials are present or hazardous activities take place except under the following circumstances:
The minor is enrolled in a University class with a laboratory component; or
In addition, children may occasionally visit laboratories for short periods if they are accompanied at all times by an adult who works in the laboratory.
1If radioactive materials are in the laboratory, minor must be trained and provided with a film badge in accordance with "Policy on Minors in Radioactive Materials Use Areas". Training must be documented on the "Record of Training".