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.


Programs & Policies

Learn more about important Health and Safety programs and policies. 

If you have any questions, please email ehs@ucr.edu or call (951) 827-5528.

Air & Environmental Pollution UCR | 01/15/1994
Biosafety UCR | 01/15/1994
Chemical Hygiene/Lab Safety UCR | 01/15/1994
Controlled Substances UCOP | 05/05/2009
Electrical Service Extension Safety UCR | 01/15/1994
Environmental Health & Safety - Office Responsibilities and Services UCR | 01/15/1994
Fume Hoods - Chemical UCR | 01/15/1994
Hazard Communication Program UCR | 01/15/1994
Hazardous Materials and Waste Management UCR | 01/15/1994
Injury and Illness Prevention UCR | 02/18/1992
Laboratory Safety Training UCOP | 10/31/2013 
Lead Management Plan UCR | 01/15/1994
Management of Health, Safety and the Environment  UCOP | 10/28/2005
Minors in Labs and Shops UCOP | 10/31/2013
Personal Protective Equipment UCOP | 03/31/2014
Pesticides and Safety UCR | 01/15/1994
Radiation Safety UCR | 06/17/2011
Respiratory Protection UCR | 01/15/1994
SARS Policy and Travel Advisory UCR | 06/05/2003
Seismic Hazard Reduction UCR | 01/15/1994
Special Events and Concerts - Health and Safety Standards, Procedures and Requirements UCR | 01/15/1994
Swimming Pool Sanitation UCR | 01/15/1994
Unmanned Aircraft System (Drone) Policy UCOP | 02/09/2018
Water Sanitation, Chlorination of Potable Water Lines UCR | 01/15/1994


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Compressed Gases
High Hazards
Lab Safety
Safety Data Sheets (SDS)
Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
Physical Hazards

Cryogenic SOPs

PPE & Hazard Assessment

LHAT Log in
Prescription Safety Eyewear


Laboratory Safety Fundamentals
Laboratory-Specific Training
Laboratory Specific Training Course Outline
Laboratory Specific Training Roster *NOTE: It is strongly recommended these records be maintained in this manual. However, they can be kept in any location which is accessible to an auditor.

Resources and References

Cal/OSHA Title 8, Section 5191


For more information and resources, please visit the Laboratory and Research Safety page.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Outbreak
The novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak in Wuhan City has spread internationally with the first confirmed case in the US on January 21, 2020.

Get more information, including news and updated information, at the EH&S Coronavirus homepage.

Additional Resources

California Department of Public Health Disease Information
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
World Health Organization (WHO) Health Topics

For more information and resources, please visit the Public Health page.

UC Learning Center
Find common answers to your questions about accessing and using the UCR Learning Center. For more information, visit ucrlearning.ucr.edu

Log In
Access Roles
Learner Guide
Support Page

EH&S Training
Find safety eCourses and resources for working safely at UCR.

Training Course Catalog
Training Resources Page
Research Safety Training Matrix - NEW 2019! Learn what trainings you should be taking based on the research you perform

For more information and resources, please visit the Training program page.