Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) is a vital and integrated component of what we all do at UW Tacoma that empowers students, faculty and staff to accomplish their teaching, research and service with controls for the risk to people and protection of the natural environment.
Risk Assessment and Testing
“Is what I do safe?" "Is where I am safe?”
Identifying and responding to health hazards
Solving safety issues
Preparing and responding to emergencies
"Is what I do to the environment safe?"
Controlling hazardous materials
Protecting the environment
Striving for sustainability
"How do I achieve regulatory compliance?"
Consultation, Coordination and Policy Development
"How do I get help?"
"Where do I learn and get more information?"
Susan Wagshul-Golden Director, Campus Safety & Security