Health, Safety + Environment

At the U of A, safety is a core value and is central to how we work, study and conduct research. Health, Safety + Environment (HSE) has expertise in chemical, biological, radiological and physical safety; hazardous materials and waste management; field research safety; contractor safety and environmental protection.

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In alignment with the institutional Health, Safety, and Environment Management System, HSE offers numerous services to facilitate safe, healthy and environmentally responsible research and learning for the University of Alberta community.