What safety training programs are offered and how do I sign up for training?

Posted: April 2, 2020 at 2:41 pm, Last Updated: June 3, 2020 at 1:27 pm

EHS offers a variety of safety trainings. A calendar of upcoming training sessions is available here. You can register for classes online by clicking here. For more information on training programs visit the EHS training page.

How do I report a safety issue or concern?

Posted: April 2, 2020 at 2:40 pm, Last Updated: June 3, 2020 at 1:13 pm

Safety issues and concerns may be reported to EHS by phone (703) 993-8448, by email safety@gmu.edu, our online Report a Safety Concern form, or by completing an Incident Report Form.

What is a Safety Data Sheet (SDS)?

Posted: April 2, 2020 at 2:39 pm

A Safety Data Sheet or SDS is a document generated by a chemical or product manufacturer that provides specific information on the chemical properties, health hazards, personal protective equipment, and emergency procedures for a specific chemical or product.

How do I find Safety Data Sheets (SDS)?

Posted: April 2, 2020 at 2:37 pm, Last Updated: April 2, 2020 at 2:38 pm

SDS for each chemical used in a workplace must be located in SDS binders which are posted at a Right-To-Know stations mounted in a conspicuous location within the work area where chemicals are used or stored. If an SDS for a chemical is not available, contact the manufacturer and request a copy or download a […]