Stephen F. Austin State University

Environmental Health, Safety & Risk Management

Environmental Health, Safety, & Risk Management

We stress SAFETY because it affects you, your work, and the general well being of all employees as an important part of the University.

Mission Statement: The Environmental Health, Safety and Risk Management Department will provide active leadership to enable Stephen F. Austin State University to protect employees, students, the general public, and the University's physical and financial assets by reducing and controlling risk in the most efficient and cost effective manner while adhering to all local, state, and federal regulations.

Environmental Health, Safety, and Risk Management Values include:

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Nobody expects an emergency to happen, fires can break out in mere seconds and totally engulf a building in minutes. The best protection you have against a fire disaster is to be aware of your surroundings and be proactive about fire safety. Expect the unexpected and have an action plan to guide you when immediate action is necessary.

Spotting Fire Hazards video