Welcome to the Ohio University Safety Department website. Our Department is committed to providing the faculty, staff, and student community with a safe and healthy work environment in which to conduct research, teaching, and learning. Please consider us your resource for support and assistance on all things related to safety, including regulatory compliance issues.

Our experienced staff is composed of subject matter experts in occupational safety, biological and chemical safety, environmental protection, food and sanitation, and pest management. As you browse our website, please feel free to contact us if you need any additional assistance or resources. We offer a variety of training courses and materials that can be tailored to your needs, as well as technical consultation.

For additional support give us a call at 740-593-1666 or email us at Our physical location is in the University Service Center, 49 Factory Street, Athens, Ohio 45701.

Have a safe and healthful day.  

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