Environmental Health & Safety

Our Mission

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) supports the PSU community by providing a safe and healthy University environment.  
We implement this mission through the following:

  • EHS manages and implements laboratory safety, fire prevention, and worker health and safety programs.
  • EHS strives to reduce injuries, illnesses, and property losses by conducting safety assessments, investigating concerns, and providing safety training. 
  • EHS manages various regulated wastes and materials to promote sustainable practices and environmental stewardship. 


Our Services

Current Topics

Portland Weather
Access to Safety Skills for online safety training
New! Ergonomics While Working Remotely: Working From Home Guide


To report a workplace injury, please follow this link to the Human Resources Workers' Compensation page:

Workplace Injury Reporting



To request an Environmental Health and Safety service, please:

Submit a Work Order


For maintenance and janitorial emergencies on campus, please call the Work Order Center:

503-725-2FIX (2349)

 For after hours and general campus emergencies, please call CPSO: