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.
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.
UCF EHS News
Building Department launches new permit database!You can now check the status of a UCF building permit with the new Building Department Permit Database. Click on the link below to take a look.
The EHS website is being updated.We are currently updating and reorganizing our website. We are adding new information regularly. If you are looking for specific area information refer to the contact page fo EHS personnel contact information.
If you have any questions or need assistance with the website, email email@example.com or call 407-823-1526.
Upcoming EHS Training