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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    Monthly Safety Topics

    Each month, EH&S prepares a one-page infographic on a specific safety topic for Facilities supervisors to review with their staff. You can access the Monthly Safety Topics by clicking here and logging in using your UAlbany NetID and password. The January 2019 Topic is a Safety Crossword Puzzle. Submit your answers to EH&S by the end of the month for a chance to win a prize!

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    Winter Weather Advisory

    Now that Winter has arrived, and there's possibility of a significant storm this season, it is good to be prepared! Take a look at EH&S's Emergency Preparedness Checklist and how Emergencies can Impact Research.

  • Holiday Closings

    The Office of Environmental Health and Safety will be closed for regular business on January 21, 2019 in observance of Martin Luther King Day.