The Department of Environmental Health and Safety's Occupational Safety and Health Section is committed to providing state of the art consultative services to assist Cornell University in fostering a safe and healthy campus environment. We are a team of safety & health professionals with expertise in industrial hygiene, safety management, employee training, and injury prevention. Our work involves interactions among many subject areas, including industrial hygiene, public health, and safety engineering. Our team develops and implements University-wide safety and health programs to provide employees with relevant and clear safe work procedures and to comply with applicable state and federal employee safety regulations.
EH&S is a customer-oriented service available to the entire University. The Occupational Safety & Health section of EH&S provides many free services including numerous OSHA safety training courses, safety assessments and walkthroughs, consultation on safety/health issues, incident investigation, and safety reviews for campus events. Please feel free to call, e-mail, or stop by our office in the East Hill Office Building.
For those programs and procedures that are not associated with an established Safety Program, please visit our Other Safety Programs and Procedures page. An example includes: Prohibited Isolated Work.