About Us

The Department of Environmental Health and Safety is one of six unique departments founded in the Summer 2022 within the Division of Safety and Compliance.

The University of Vermont, Departmental of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) is dedicated to providing quality assets and resources for continuing a culture of workplace safety.


Workplace Health and Safety Responsibilities

The University of Vermont is committed to supporting the safety, health, and welfare of our campus community. The elimination or reduction of accident-related illness, injury, and property and environmental damage is a cooperative effort and an important one. Only if safety is practiced by all can the university meet these obligations and provide a safe and healthy environment for members of this community.

For specific details on the safety roles and responsibilities throughout the organiztaion, please go to Health and Safety Roles and Responsibilities.


Organizational Chart (PDF)