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 clinical, commercial, and college and university teaching microbiology laboratories. The strain of Salmonella typhimurium causing illness in this … Continued

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. Please use the resources on our Heat Stress page to get tips and information to avoid heat stress during the … Continued

June 2017 Laboratory Safety Winners

July 21, 2017

Below is a list of the laboratory safety medal winners for June 2017. EHS appreciates the support for safe work environments on campus by the medal winners. Gold Medal Ainslie, Kristy: Eshelman School of Pharmacy Arthur, Janelle: Microbiology and Immunology … Continued

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: … Continued

April 2017 Laboratory Safety Winners

May 13, 2017

Below is a list of the laboratory safety medal winners for April 2017. EHS appreciates the support for safe work environments on campus by the medal winners. Gold Medal Antoniak, Silvio: Pathology and Lab Medicine Beltran Lopez, Adriana: Pharmacology Bennett, … Continued

EHS Hosts Safety Stand Down Week: May 8-May 11, 2017

May 3, 2017

EHS will be hosting Safety Stand Down Week May 8-May 11, 2017. Safety Stand Down is an organized break from work which employers hold a safety discussion with their employees. Voluntary stand downs can occur at any time that employers … Continued