Environmental Health and Radiation Safety

The mission of the Environmental Health and Radiation Safety Department is to develop, implement and monitor programs of environmental and occupational safety and health as necessary to protect the health and safety of faculty, staff, students and campus visitors, and to provide compliance with applicable regulations.

Welcome

The staff is interested in hearing your suggestions and concerns relating to the overall safety of the campus.  Please use the information listed on the Contact Us page to reach a member of the staff.

The Environmental Health and Radiation Safety Department is located in the Hospital, Room 0235 on Health Science Campus and in Transportation Center, Room 1150 E on Main Campus.  The Radiation Safety Office can be found in Hospital 0259.

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Important Seasonal Reminders


Portable Space Heaters Policy- Remember, space heaters are prohibited in all clinical buildings, residence halls, laboratories and areas primarily used for the storage of combustible materials. Click the link here to review the policy. 

Holiday Decorations Policy- Click on the link here to read about what you can and can not do when it comes to decorating for the upcoming holidays. 

Winter Walking Helpful Tips:

  • Wear proper foot gear with aggressive tread such as
  • shoe covers or low-heeled boots
  • Stick to cleared or salted parts in snowy/icy weather
  • Use handrails where available
  • Walk slowly
  • Take small steps to increase balance
  • Report snowy/icy walkways to ext. 5353 on the
  • Health Science Campus or ext. 1000 on the Main Campus

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

Last Updated: 10/18/18