In response to the campus closure, the EH&S office is open with limited services. Critical functions related to hazardous waste, public health, and research safety are operational.
Radioactive material and controlled substances collection and delivery continue, with limited delays. For emergencies call UCPD (951) 827-5222 or dial 911 from a mobile phone.

Face Coverings are required while on campus. Staff/Faculty may request a face covering from EH&S. Students may request a face covering from The Well.


Prescription Safety Glasses Order Procedures

If you require prescription safety glasses, please follow the procedure outlined below. 

If you have questions, please contact UCR's PPE Program or call (951) 827-5528.


Employee Instructions

1) View frame collection from the UCR approved Safety Glasses Catalog.

2) Get an Order Form. Obtain a order/authorization form (purchase order) which is filled out by your department administrator/supervisor.

3) Schedule an eye exam with your optometrist if you do not have a valid prescription to order safety prescription eyewear. Find an Eye Care Professional (ECP) optician dispensing location.  

4) Order safety prescription eyewear. Take the order/authorization form to one of the ECPs on the list (safety eyewear may only be ordered from these locations).

5) Allow 2 weeks for delivery. The completed eyewear will be shipped directly to the ECP location where the order was placed.

Eye Exam