Salmonella outbreak linked to university labs

July 26, 2017
On July 19, 2017, The CDC posted the findings from an investigation into a multistate outbreak of Salmonella typhimurium infections linked to various college and university teaching microbiology laboratories.

Categories: Laboratory Safety, Medical Safety, Workplace Safety


Heat Advisory

July 25, 2017
Employees should take special precautions to avoid heat-related illness in unusually hot weather when working outdoors or in unconditioned indoor environments.

Categories: Workplace Safety


June 2017 Laboratory Safety Winners

July 21, 2017
EHS appreciates the support for safe work environments on campus by the medal winners.

Categories: Laboratory Safety


OWASA Distributes Annual Water Quality Report Card

June 23, 2017
OWASA continued to meet or surpass all Federal and State standards for drinking water quality in 2016.

Categories: Water Safety


May 2017 Laboratory Safety Winners

June 20, 2017
Below is a list of the laboratory safety medal winners for May 2017. EHS appreciates the support for safe work environments on campus by the medal winners. Gold Medal Alexis, Neil: Medicine-Allergy and Immunology Arnosti, Carol: Marine Sciences Band, Lawrence: Geography Benhabbour, Soumya: Eshelman School of Pharmacy Bruno, John: Biology…

Categories: Laboratory Safety