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Environmental Health and Safety

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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
  • Fire & Life Safety
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Occupational & Construction Safety
  • Radiation & Laser Safety
  • Stormwater Management
  • Vehicle Safety/authorization to drive UTA vehicles
  • Workers' Compensation

EH&S Department Services brochure

EH&S Training New!!  

A comprehensive resource for all EH&S training courses.

EH&S Procedures

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

Campus Safety Plan

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.

University Emergency Procedures

Be prepared! Become familiar with what steps to follow BEFORE an emergency strikes.