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Environmental Health & Safety

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Clarkson University is committed to maintaining a safe living, learning and working environment and to furnishing a workplace that is free from recognized hazards.  It is the mission of the Risk Management and EH&S Programs to provide a collaborative partnership with the campus community through managing risk, assessing and evaluating the environment, advocating safe work practices, and providing quality educational programs in order to facilitate and promote their work in a healthy and safe manner. 


The vision of the EH&S Program is to create a culture of health and safety on campus where all elements of EHS are fully integrated into all University programs and activities.  It is the vision of Risk Management, EH&S, and the University to incorporate a culture of a healthy and safe workplace and environmental stewardship and sustainability into the campus community.   Faculty, staff, students and all other member of the Clarkson community have a responsibility in maintaining a safe and healthy work environment by attending training, knowing where to find information, and how to report an issue on campus. 

Environmental Health & Safety Programs

  • Occupational Safety
  • Environmental Protection
  • Laboratory Safety
  • Infection Control
  • Fire Safety & Prevention
  • Emergency Preparedness & Response

Contact Information:
Erica Arnold
Environmental Health & Safety Manager
107 Graham Hall

Clarkson University
8 Clarkson Avenue
Box 5542
Potsdam, NY  13699
Desk: 315-268-6640
Cell: 315-212-3006
Fax: 315-268-4437

Environmental Health & Safety Program Overview

Laboratory Safety Quick Guides 


Chemical Safety 

Radiation Safety 

Environmental Health

Occupational Safety & Health

Office Fire Safety Checklist (New!)