Engineering Environment, Health, and Safety

Program Management and Leadership

This element of the Engineerig Health and Safety Management System is geared towards leadership invovement in safety.

It is the primary responsibility of each laboratory to adopt the EHS Management System into a program that is applicable to their work site, depending on the research activities in that space. Safety leadership is paramount in achieving the highest level of results while saving lives. All laboratory supervisors must utilize the program, and show safety leadership in there research area. Direct invovement from the Principle Investigators is mandatory. A designated supervisor can be assigned to over see and report to the PI on health and safety needs.


At the University of Alberta, all levels of leadership are committed to the safety of our staff and students. Here is a message from the President.