Environmental, Health and Safety Services

Construction Safey

Asbestos Operations and Maintenance

Information for those who may work in the vicinity of asbestos containing materials.

Contractor Safety

A general overview of responsibilities for contractors

Electrical Safety

Information for electrical qualified persons

Excavation Safety

Guidelines for excavation by competent persons

Fall Protection

Information for use of personal fall arrest systems

Hearing Loss Prevention

Information for the protection of the hearing abilities of Virginia Tech employees.

Heat Stress

How to prevent heat stress with water, rest, and shade.

Lockout/Tagout

Requirements for the control of hazardous energy sources

Personal Protective Equipment

Hazard evaluation and selection and use of PPE

Respiratory Protection

Information regarding hazard exposures and the use of respiratory devices