Environmental Health and Safety
The Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) Office strives to promote a safe and healthful working, learning, and living environment for the campus community. EH&S provides supportive technical consultation, training, investigation, and inspection to ensure compliance with guidelines set forth by federal, state and local laws and regulations. A primary function of EH&S is to provide services that support and enhance the University's efforts in research and education.
EH&S is responsible for developing, implementing and administering the following health and safety programs for the University:
- Biological Safety
- Chemical Safety & Hazardous Waste Management
- Defensive Driving
- Department Safety Liaison (DSL)
- Fire & Life Safety
- Indoor Air Quality
- Occupational & Construction Safety
- Radiation & Laser Safety
- Storm Water
- Workers' Compensation
New!! EH&S Training
A comprehensive resource for all EH&S training courses.
Earthquake Safety Information
Poster: Protect Yourself
Poster: What To Do During a Quake
Keep informed of the current Procedures. Related Resources are listed at the bottom of each page that will give even more information on this topic.
Department Forms Library
Safety is the responsibility of everyone in our campus community. EH&S has developed this Safety Manual to assist us in achieving our safety goals through knowledge of prudent safety practices.
Be prepared! Become familiar with what steps to follow BEFORE an emergency strikes.