EHS Services

Here you'll find a list of all of our Emergency Contacts and Services

EHS Services and Emergency Contact Information

Fire Emergency

Pull Alarm, Dial 911

Medical Emergency

Dial 911

University Police

Dial 911

Biosafety and Research Safety

Who To Contact: 
Matthew Fischer, PhD, RBP, CBSP
Assistant Director and Biosafety Officer

  • Biological Accident Investigation
  • Biological Safety Cabinets
  • Biosafety Training
  • HEPA Filtration
  • Bloodborne Pathogens Control
  • Biosafety Level Risk Analysis
  • DOT/IATA Biological Shipping
  • Pathogen and Human Tissue Registration
  • Recombinant DNA Registration
  • Select Agent Registration

Environmental Management

Who To Contact: 
Kevin Nichol
Manager, Environmental Programs

  • Air Quality Permits
  • Chemical Waste Disposal
  • DOT/IATA Chemical Shipping
  • Environmental Management System
  • Hazardous Materials Spill Response
  • Hazardous/Regulated Waste Training
  • Medical Waste Disposal
  • Pollution Prevention Program
  • Radioactive Waste Disposal
  • Storage Tanks
  • Waste Minimization
  • Wastewater Discharge

Occupational Safety

Who To Contact: 
Marc Ridgley
Supervisor, Occupational Health & Safety

  • Air and Water Testing
  • Asbestos
  • Chemical Safety
  • Confined Space Entry
  • Construction Safety
  • Ergonomics and Lifting
  • Hazard Communication
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Laboratory Signage
  • Lockout/Tagout
  • SDS Information
  • Occupational Accident Investigation
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Respiratory Protection

Radiation Safety

Who To Contact: 
Nick Wellnitz
Assistant Radiation Safety Officer

  • Dosimetry/Bioassay
  • Instrument Calibration
  • Radiation Accident Response
  • Radioactive Material Control
  • Radiation Safety Training
  • Radiation-Producing Machine Inspections

Insurance Programs

Who To Contact: 
Angela Boxley
Assistant Director, Risk Management

  • Claims Investigation
  • Insurance/Loss Control
  • Workers' Compensation

Fire Safety

Who To Contact: 
Andrew Roberts
Chief Fire Protection Manager

  • Fire Protection Systems
  • Fire Suppression Systems
  • Fire/Life Safety and Evacuation
  • Building Plans Review
  • Hot Work Permit
  • Emergency Warden Training
  • AED Program

Immediate Care Center

Who To Contact: 
Family Medicine
408 W. Lombard St.

  • Evaluation and Treatment of Employee Exposures to Bloodborne Pathogens and Communicable and Infectious Diseases
  • Medical Surveillance per OSHA and MOSH Regulations
  • Respiratory, Mercury, Hearing, and Lasers
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Work-Related Injury Care/Management
  • Vaccinations: Hepatitis B, MMR, Rabies, and Vaccinia