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Biological Safety

The biological safety policy page includes information on bloodborne pathogens, biological spills, animals in university buildings, special medical waste and occupational health.


CPR and Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) are crucial to life support in emergency situations. This site provides information on AED locations and CPR/AED policies and training sessions.

Chemical Safety

From electronics and battery recycling programs to chemical spill and hazardous waste management procedures, the chemical safety page provides information on compound-related safety policies.

Environmental Safety

Environmental safety concerns all hazards related to the workplace, including lead paint, drinking water and spill prevention.

Employee Safety Program

Employee safety programs were created to minimize the risk of individuals employed at the university. Topics covered include fires, emergencies and asbestos.

Occupational Safety

Our occupational safety policy covers a myriad of safety issues on campus, including accident investigations, ergonomics, fall protection, hearing conservation, ladder safety, lockout/tagout, respiratory protection and much more.

Additional Policies

The policies below link to information on important safety concerns on campus, including fire, insurance, and radiation.

Environmental Health & Safety
Public Safety Building, 205 (map)

Hours: Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Phone: (410) 704-2949
Fax: (410) 704-2993
E-mail: safety@towson.edu



Learn about the OSHA Globally Harmonized System (GHS). GHS modifies how employees are made aware of the hazards associated with the use of chemicals. It utilizes a new labeling, pictograms, and information in safety data sheets.

Learn about chemical safety and hazardous waste policies.

Sign up for CPR/AED Training. Please see "2015 CPR/AED Training Schedule" for important CPR training information.


Having trouble finding something? Go to our Policies page for descriptions of our programs and policies.




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410-704-NEWS (6397)

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