Emergencies

How to Contact Us

This office assesses risks involved in new or existing programs and activities. It offers advice and assistance for ways to minimize liability and property losses and to minimize accidents. Risk Management staff will provide advice on general safety issues, including fire safety, injury prevention, defensive driver training and OSHA compliance matters. This office also manages the University's workers’ compensation program, manages claims, and purchases insurance to cover various University risks.

Personnel here can address your chemical & biological safety, general lab safety, fume hood,  hazardous waste management, and environmental compliance & training needs.  The Environmental Safety Facility is a permitted facility for centralized storage of waste chemicals generated in labs and other areas on campus. Wastes are transported off site by outside contractors who dispose of the chemicals, primarily through incineration.

Other Important Phone Numbers

E M E R G E N C Y
911
Fire / Rescue    
911
Chemical spills or biohazard emergencies
911 (from on-campus phone)
Police Services
656-3473
Asbestos Abatement and Lead Management
764-6613
Training and Compliance Office
764-6613
Center for Health & Wellbeing/Medical Clinic
656-3350
Physical Plant Service Operations
656-2560
Radiation Safety
656-2570
Human Resources - Benefits
656-3322