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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    Summertime Heat Guidelines from NYS DOH

    Summertime heat can be dangerous for anyone. Here's what you need to know about the effects of hot weather and how to keep Cool.

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    EH&S Lockout/Tagout Safety Training

    EHS will hold Lockout/Tagout Safety Training for all interested personnel on July 20, 2017, at 8 AM in Chemistry B74.

  • Holiday Closings

    The Office of Environmental Health and Safety will be closed for regular business on September 4, 2017 in observance of Labor Day!