Environmental Health & Safety
The Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) office oversees EHS requirements for the UALR campus in complying with federal, state, and local regulations including NFPA fire codes, Arkansas Department of Labor (ADOL) safety codes, and the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ). The EHS office also performs other safety related duties included in the following categories:
- Chemical hygiene
- Asbestos assessment and abatement
- Hazardous material disposal
- ADA compliance
- Accident investigation
- Lamp recycling
- Laboratory safety
- Elevator safety
The EHS department provides “hands on” safety training for Facilities Management employees as well as the campus community upon request.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding campus safety, please contact Vince Rodgers, Director of Environmental Health & Safety and Chemical Hygiene, at 501.371.7602.