In response to UCR’s campus closure, the EH&S office is closed. Critical functions related to emergency response coordination, hazardous waste collection and delivery of research materials under the purview of EH&S including radiation packages and controlled substances are operational, however may experience delay.
If you have safety emergency such as a hazardous material spill, injury or illness, contact UCPD at (951) 827-5222 or 911 on a cellular device.
You can still report an incident, injury, or safety concern using the online reporting tool. For general inquiries, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and our remote staff will respond to your concerns by the next business day.
Get to know UCR Environmental Health & Safety
EH&S Mission Statement:
Provide expertise to strengthen the culture of safety and responsibility across the campus community.
EH&S Vision Statement:
To partner with the campus community in pursuit of environmental health and safety excellence with integrity, trust and teamwork.
Management of compliance with environmental regulations, including outdoor air quality, surface water quality and remediation.
Protect the health and safety of University faculty, staff, students and visitors through safe handling, collection and disposal of hazardous chemical, biological, radioactive and universal waste.
Laboratory & Research
Promotes safe research endeavours in biosafety, controlled substances, chemical safety, radiation, and field safety.
Responsible for Food Permits, Dining Facility Inspections, Pool and Spa Inspection, Water Quality, Communicable diseases.
Identify hazards, and partner to develop solutions in order to prevent illness and injuries. Provides consultation, inspection, procedural assistance, training, and outreach services to the entire campus.