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Occupational Health & Safety Programs

Environmental Health & Safety

Boston College is committed to furnishing a workplace that is free from recognized hazards can cause illness, injury, or death. For the health and safety of all community members, various health and safety programs have been developed and implemented in accordance with Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations. These programs assist in protecting all Boston College community members during their various work functions.

Compliance with Federal and State occupational safety regulations is a top priority at Boston College. The Office of Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) is committed to working with each department to ensure the safety and health of all staff, faculty, and students. This is conducted through employee training, onsite inspections, permitting, remediation of hazards and dissemination, documentation of information, etc.

EHS administers and assists in coordinating the following occupational health and safety programs and services: