Office of Environmental Health & Safety

The University at Albany Office of Environmental Health and Safety is a service organization dedicated to providing the expertise, advice, guidelines and current standards of professional practice, to ensure the safety and well being of our students, faculty, staff and visitors. Our goal is to prevent injury, illness, and environmental damage through the recognition, evaluation, and control of potential hazards arising from University activities, and to comply with federal, state and local safety and environmental regulations.

News and Announcements

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    EH&S Laboratory Safety Training

    EHS will hold Lab Safety Training for all interested PI's, Students and Research Staff, in Life Sciences room #1143 on September 22, 2015 from 2 - 4 PM and on Spetember 30, 2015 from 9:30 - 11:30 AM.

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    EPA's Excessive Heat Events Guidebook

    Albany's sensational summer season is soon upon us! Please read this informative guide for your safety during periods of excessive heat.

  • EH&S Office Closing.

    The Office of Environmental Health and Safety will be closed for regular business on October 12, 2015, in observance of Columbus Day.