Who We Are
Environment, Health & Safety (EHS) is one of six operational units in Risk Management Services.
Our mandate is to promote health, safety, protection of the environment, and regulatory compliance. In support of this, we offer the following services to university staff and students:
- Online and in-person training
- Equipment and space inspection and certification
- Emergency preparedness training and support
- Interpretation and application of regulations
- Assistance in structuring and enabling safety committees
Who's Who at EHS?
Test of a new notification tool - August 30 2016
Got notified? There is no emergency. More details.
Having trouble navigating the new EHS site? Try using the search field, or check out our left-hand navigation. Contact us with any feedback -- we'll try to help you along!
Looking for Environment and Climate Change Canada info?
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Updates to U of A Biosafety Guidelines
The institutional Biosafety Guidelines were updated in May, 2016. If you work with biological materials, refer to the revised guidelines to learn about recent changes to federal biosafety regulations and processes.
Hazard Management 101
Avoid calamity -- do a hazard assessment during the design phase.