Safety Equipment

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Faculty and staff can request personal protective equipment (PPE) to ensure their personal safety on campus.

Service Hours

Customer Service Office

Days Hours
Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Safety Shoe and Glasses Store

Item Pickup
Days Pickup Hours
Safety Shoes Wednesday

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Safety Glasses Friday 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

The store is located in the John Beane Center Room 143A

Ordering Instructions

Facilities Employees

  • Facilities employees should contact Customer Service either by calling (716) 645-2025 or by placing a work order request for safety shoes or glasses
  • Once the work order is generated, the employee can go directly to the safety shoe and glasses store located in the John Beane Center Room 143A to meet with the safety shoe and glasses salesperson. At that time the salesperson will verify the employee's name appears on an eligibility report. Orders will not be placed until your name is on the eligibility report
  • The safety shoe and glasses salesperson will let you know when your item(s) will be ready for pick up. They will always be picked up at the safety shoe and glasses store

Non-Facilities Employees

  • Non-Facilities employees should contact Customer Service either by calling (716) 645-2025 or by placing a work order request for safety shoes or glasses
  • The work order must contain the employees name, account number, a dollar limit (there must be a note on the work order if there is no dollar limit) and an authorized signature
  • Once the work order is generated, the employee can go directly to the safety shoe and glasses store located in the John Beane Center Room 143A to meet with the safety shoe and glasses salesperson.  At that time the salesperson will verify the employee's name appears on an eligibility report.  Orders will not be placed until your name is on the eligibility report
  • The safety shoe and glasses salesperson will let you know when your item(s) will be ready for pick up.  They will always be picked up at the safety shoe and glasses store

Requesting Service

Safety Equipment

Safety Equipment — Service Examples
Billable Nonbillable
Providing safety shoes and glasses as requested Conducting laboratory safety assessments prior to beginning work
  Reviewing laboratory hazards to determine the proper PPE

Need a Price Quote First?

If you want to receive a price quote before your work is scheduled, check Yes on the Work Order Form. Work will be scheduled without a price quote if you choose No.

Request Service

  • Log in and submit a Work Order Request or
  • Call Customer Service at 716-645-2025

Contact an Expert

Questions About Proper PPE?

Contact Environmental Health and Safety.

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Customer Service

University Facilities

120 John Beane Center

Phone: 716-645-2025; Fax: 716-645-5965

Email: custserv@facilities.buffalo.edu

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Environment Health & Safety

Service Building, 220 Winspear Ave.

Phone: 716-829-3301

Email: ehs@facilities.buffalo.edu

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