Environmental Health and Safety

The Environmental Health and Safety Department promotes a culture of safety, health and environmental protection in collaboration with the university community to support education and research. We are dedicated to reducing injuries, accidents and environmental impact, and ensuring compliance through high quality training, comprehensive workplace evaluation, hazardous materials management from acquisition to disposal, managing regulatory information, and by minimizing future potential liabilities.

Facility Safety

The Facility Safety Group is responsible for Building Code compliance, Fire Code Compliance, State Fire Marshal coordination, Fire Safety Inspections, Fire Safety Training, Fire Extinguisher Maintenance and Fire Drills.

Research and Environmental Support

The Research and Environmental Support Group are responsible for Laboratory Safety, Environmental Management, Chemical Inventory, Biosafety, Radiation Safety, Hazardous Materials Management, and Laboratory Inspections. For reporting purposes, this also includes research support activities at the Health Sciences Campus and other regional campuses.

Workplace Safety and Insurance

The Workplace Safety and Insurance Group are responsible for all EHS Policy Development, Occupational Safety, Industrial Hygiene Investigations, Accident Investigation, Event Safety and University Insurance programs.

EHSA Log In

Report Safety Concerns

Building Permit Database

UCF EHS News

Research Area Planning and Renovations

To find out more about research area planning and renovations click here or visit the Research Renovation Guide page located in the Laboratory Safety or Building Code sections of our website. UCF’s Department of Environmental Health and Safety works closely with Facilities Planning to ensure that facility changes meet all applicable code and safety standards.

 

Upcoming EHS Training

 

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