EHS News & Announcements
Environmental Health and Safety is pleased to announce additional staffing support from our chemical hygiene staffing services with Waste Strategies. Please join us in welcoming Ms. Stephanie Rueger to the EHS and Waste Strategies team. Stephanie will be on-site in conjunction and collaboration with Jackie Gold and Patrick Farrell. Stephanie will add another element and resource for our management of chemical hygiene and regulatory compliance. Stephanie has a background in laboratory settings and possesses a degree in Chemistry from the University of Maryland, College Park. She also has experience teaching at Hebei Normal University of Science and Technology in China. Stephanie can be reached at 202-299-2698 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CUA Student Health Services Posts Information Regarding Ebola Fever
Please refer to the Student Health Services website for the most current information and guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding the Ebola hemorrhagic fever.
Hazard Assessment Reviews
EHS is beginning a review of Hazard Assessments for various departments on campus, to include those related to Facilities Maintenance, those which manage laboratories or machine shops, and select other departments. For those with existing hazard assessments, please conduct your own internal review for any recent changes or needed revisions. Refer to the Personal Protective Equipment - Hazard Assessment form as a guide, and/or the PPE section of the EHS Manual.
Attention FMO Staff Using Extension Ladders
Consider the new mobile application from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) for convenient help on safely setting up and using extension ladders. The free app can be downloaded here for your iPhone, iPad or Android device.
O'Connell Hall Unveiling
for Cardinal Weekend
Campus Home Coming and Reunion Activities
Director, Environmental Health & Safety