Environmental, Health and Safety Services

Office Safety

Accident Investigation

Accident investigation guideline and tools for supervisors

Battery Recycling

Information for disposal of unwanted batteries

Chemical Safety

Information regarding hazardous chemical use, handling, and storage for the Chemical Hygiene Plan and the Hazard Communication Plan.

Confined Spaces

Requirements for entering confined spaces


Training and certification requirements for cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

Electrical Safety

Information for electrical qualified persons

Emergency Planning

Procedures for dealing with emergencies at Virginia Tech.


Protect employees from ergonomic risk factors such as force and repetition.

Fire and Life Safety

Policies and procedures that satisfy the code and legal obligations of Virginia Tech.

First Aid/CPR/AED

Training and certification requirements for first aid

Hearing Loss Prevention

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

Indoor Air Quality

Information regarding the health of the Air in VT buildings.

Occupational Health Assurance

Surveillance of all employees who are exposed to potentially harmful conditions