The Environmental Health & Safety Department includes the following sections or functional units:
This PI guide is an introduction to Environmental Health & Safety for principal investigators (PIs) who are new to the University of Washington and is a reference tool for any principal investigator. It outlines your health and safety responsibilities as a PI and provides links to related resources. It lists related requirements for grant proposals, purchases and similar actions and outlines how to plan for emergencies and disasters.
Construction and facilities project managers use this guide to design sign holders for emergency evacuation floor plan inserts.
Log of most recent changes to the UW Laboratory Safety Manual.
Persons with disabilities are invited to complete the form below and provide it to the building evacuation director to be filed with the Fire Safety Evacuation Plan.
The Pre-Entry Assessment Team (PEAT) is the UW's first responder disaster team that consists of members of EH&S and UW Tacoma Safety and Security.
Once a project has qualified for funding, Environmental Health & Safety will either grant funding or place the project on a prioritized list for future consideration. EH&S prioritizes projects based upon risk.
To request funding for a capital safety project, download and print the form below. Mail the completed form to Box 354400.