About Us

Mission Statement

Environmental Health and Safety is dedicated to ensuring the safety and well-being of the University community and the environment by providing and promoting:

  • Management Commitment and Employee Participation
  • Hazard Prevention and Control
  • Worksite Analysis
  • Emergency Response
  • Health & Safety Education and Training

Our mission is achieved through the development and implementation of Environmental Health and Safety policies and programs throughout the University, including the Health Sciences Center, University Hospital, Long Island State Veterans Home and the University's satellite facilities.

The success of these programs is dependent on successful integration of our programs in all academic and healthcare departments and programs, as well as on the active participation of the entire campus community.


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