Environmental Health and Safety
Environmental Health and Safety During Social Distancing
Environmental Health and Safety plans to have some presence on campus as needed to support our programs and research:
Emergencies should be reported immediately to Public Safety at 402.554.2911.
Non-emergency EHS requests:
Classic safety programs, reports of injury, workers compensation, etc. should be directed to:
Reports of Injury
All Reports of Injury should be made using the Injury Report Form.
Reports of Unsafe Conditions or Near-Miss Incidents
Report unsafe conditions or “Near-Miss” incidents that did not result in injury using the Report an Incident or Concern Form.
All non-emergency fire safety questions should be directed to:
Including technical support for COVID-19 containment, personal protective equipment (PPE) or training needs, contact:
Contact UNMC Radiation Safety Office at:
Normal working hours: 402.559.6356
After Hours Emergencies: 402.559.5555
Monitoring compliance with environmental, health and safety programs intended to minimize or prevent occupational injuries and illnesses in the workplace and to protect the quality of the surrounding environment.
Advising the campus community of responsibilities with respect to health, safety and environmental issues; recommending appropriate corrective actions; and implementing new health and safety programs.
EHS participates in a campuswide safety committee.
Acting as liaison between UNO and various external agencies and regulatory bodies.
Areas of Expertise