Work & research safety

The Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) department provides educational, technical and advisory services to the SFU community by working collaboratively with academic, research and service units to minimize and mitigate safety, health and environmental risks.

Ergonomics, indoor air quality, mould, smoking on campus and respiratory protection.

General lab safety, biological, chemical, radiation, x-ray, laser safety and more.

Safe work protocols for SFU trades contractors and facilities services.

Review safety training relevant to your areas of work, research or study.


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    Winter is coming to Burnaby Mountain! Are you prepared? Join us for Winterfest, the annual event on...

  • ShakeOut BC Earthquake Drill October 01, 2019
    ShakeOut BC Earthquake Drill October 17th, 2017 at 10:17am Wherever you are, “Drop, Cover, &...

  • Safety Alert: Burnaby Campus July 26, 2019
    Please be alerted that the Burnaby RCMP issued the following this afternoon: "This morning,...

Hazard alerts