Environmental Health & Safety

Our Purpose

UC Risk & Safety Software Applications


Achievement of outstanding health, safety, and environmental performance by the campus community.


To provide leadership and services that enhance the research and educational process by integrating excellent health, safety, and environmental practices into the campus culture and activities through the Integrated Safety and Environmental Management (ISEM) system.


Leading metrics

Safety Activities – Health, Safety and Environmental Management discussions in organizational functions: training, on-boarding new employees, leadership, supervision, safety meetings, and others.

Participation – Percent of workers participating in trainings, safety meetings, and who serve on safety teams or committees.

Perceptions – Do people think of safety and how do they perceive the effectiveness of other strategies in helping them avoid accidents

Behaviors – Community member performance toward safety goals involving specific precautions

Conditions – Identification of all unsafe workplace conditions and potential hazards.


Lagging metrics:

A sustainable campus with:

  • Zero Injury and Illness at Work and Home
  • Zero Property Loss
  • Zero Environmental Damage


More Information

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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Environmental Health & Safety

Environmental Health & Safety
Environmental Health & Safety

Tel: (951) 827-5528
Fax: (951) 827-5122
E-mail: ehs@ucr.edu