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This dimension focuses upon the personal and workplace safety of employees. In partnership with the University Police Department and the Department of Environmental Safety and Health, provides training and resources related to self-defense, emergency response, workplace design and ergonomics, and office/laboratory safety that allows employees to remain abreast of appropriate measures and resources related to safety on and off campus.

Campus Safety

Environmental Safety & Health

Ergonomic Consultations are available to Faculty and Staff

Ergonomics Review Request form

Environmental Sustainability at UMBC

Reduce, Reuse and Recycle at UMBC

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Farmers Market Lunch Break: UMBC Transit Shuttle

    Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    UMBC Transit to Catonsville Farmers' Market Wednesday, May 24, 2017 · Noon - 1 PM The Commons : Circle  Get access to healthy, local food, without worrying about parking, gas, or time! ...
    Posted: May 4, 2017 1:39 PM
  • Campus Meditation Hikes: Unplug, Recharge, and Reflect!

    Monday, June 5, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Join us for our very first monthly meditation hike! Please register here: http://my.umbc.edu/groups/training/events/49841 Join us the first Friday of each month during free hour as we...
    Posted: April 28, 2017 11:41 AM
  • ETF Clean Up: Herbert Run

    UMBC Campus Clean Up with ETF!
    Friday, May 26, 2017 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    The Environmental Task Force is a group of students who have adopted the Herbert Run Stream on campus and organize volunteers for regular litter clean ups.  Our clean ups this semester will meet...
    Posted: February 22, 2017 11:57 AM
  • Environmental Mingle

    Come discuss environmental issues and UMBC!
    Friday, May 26, 2017 at 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    We will have a free form discussion about environmentally related issues. On the lower level of the Commons. Shane's Brownies are back!
    Posted: February 22, 2017 11:53 AM
  • Farmers Market Lunch Break Trip: Free Shuttle

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    UMBC Transit to Catonsville Farmers' Market Wednesday, May 24, 2017 · Noon - 1 PM The Commons : Circle  Get access to healthy, local food, without worrying about parking, gas, or time! ...
    Posted: May 4, 2017 1:34 PM
  • ETF Clean Up: Herbert Run

    UMBC Campus Clean Up with ETF!
    Friday, May 19, 2017 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    The Environmental Task Force is a group of students who have adopted the Herbert Run Stream on campus and organize volunteers for regular litter clean ups.  Our clean ups this semester will meet...
    Posted: February 22, 2017 11:57 AM
  • Environmental Mingle

    Come discuss environmental issues and UMBC!
    Friday, May 19, 2017 at 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    We will have a free form discussion about environmentally related issues. On the lower level of the Commons.
    Posted: April 11, 2017 7:23 AM
  • Bike To Work Day: UMBC/Catonsville Ride

    Friday, May 19, 2017 at 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    This year's 20th annual Bike to Work Day B2WD is on May 19th. The Firehouse in Catonsville is a pitstop for Bike to Work Day: 756 Frederick Rd., Catonsville, MD 21228 UMBC Professor, Steven...
    Posted: April 24, 2017 2:05 PM
  • UMBC Eco-Hour: Student Podcast on sustainability on WMBC

    Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Did you know that #UMBC students have a podcast on WMBC radio called "Eco-Hour: A discussion of sustainability, in relation to our campus and on a global scale." Tune in tonight, every Thursday at...
    Posted: April 11, 2017 7:26 AM
  • E-Cycling: Electronics Recycling Drive

    Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
    Campus E-Cycling (5/17) Need to recycle your electronics? Bring your electronic items (no refrigerators) to the Courtyard located between the Sherman Buildings A and B Wings on Wednesday May...
    Posted: May 8, 2017 3:12 PM