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.
Hot Weather Tips
Beat the heat! Review the following tips to avoid heat related illnesses including dehydration, heat exhaustion, and heat stress.
- Drink plenty of fluids – water is best.
- Cool off in shade or air conditioned space
- Know the signs and symptoms of heat illnesses
2017 Household Hazardous Waste Schedule