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.
November AED Training
The Ursinus Wellness and Workplace Safety Committees invite all employees to participate in AED and Hands-Only CPR training. Earn a Wellness Point! Click here for additional information.
Student Poster Contest
Create an injury prevention poster to earn a chance to win an Echo Dot! Click here for more information. Entries due by November 12, 2018.
Safety Policy and Injury Reporting
All employees are expected to work safely and to follow college safety policies and procedures. To learn more about the college’s safety policy, your responsibilities for safety, injury reporting, reporting of workplace hazards, how to make suggestions to improve workplace safety, and reporting indoor environmental quality issues, click on the links provided below. After reviewing the information, if you have any questions, please contact Kelley Williams, Director of Human Resources, or Carol McMillin, EHS/Risk Manager.
What is the college’s Safety Policy?
What are my responsibilities for safety as an employee/supervisor/manager (including student employees)?
What should I do if I suffer a work-related injury?
How do I report indoor environmental quality issues?
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