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, magnet 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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    January is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) at SFU. SAAM is a month-long series of events...

  • Holiday closure safety tips December 16, 2020
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