Ursinus College strives to provide a safe and healthy working and living environment for all employees, students, and visitors.
The Environmental Health & Safety/Risk Manager works with all departments to ensure compliance with applicable workplace safety and environmental regulations. Employees are encouraged to work closely with management to reduce and prevent safety, health, and environmental hazards.
Report unsafe conditions or hazards to Facilities at 610-4093-3598 or ext. 3958. If there is immediate danger to persons, call Campus Safety at 610-409-3333 or ext. 3333
Incident/Accident Report Forms
Indoor Environmental Quality
Environmental factors arising in or from the workplace can have the potential to cause sickness, impaired health and well-being, or significant discomfort to employees. If you become aware of any health hazards or complaints due to suspected health hazards in any building, please contact the Environmental Health & Safety/Risk Manager at 610-409-3221 or ext. 3221 and Facilities at 610-409-3221 or ext. 3598 who will implement an industrial hygiene investigation to determine the source of the issue and develop corrective actions to control the issue.
Safety Committee Initiative Fall 2019
The Safety Committee has announced the initiative for Fall 2019. Each office is asked to complete a self inspection of offices beginning Wednesday, September 25. Check Your Office for Slip/Trip/Fall Hazards. Complete the 5-minute checklist as a department team building event or individually. Alternatively, hard copies of the checklist will be delivered to each department. All inspections should be completed no later than Friday, October 11. Contact a Safety Committee member or the EHS/Risk Manager @ email@example.com, if you have any questions.
Thank you for your participation in this Safety Committee initiative! Results of the inspections will be provided at the upcoming Wellness Fair, October 24.
2019 Household Hazardous Waste Schedule
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