Environment and Safety

UB prides itself with its research achievements, our record of safety and compliance with best laboratory practices. Each of us has a role in our own personal safety as well.

  • Laboratory Facilities
    Find guidance and support to meet the goal of having safe laboratory and research facilities.
  • Working Safely
    UB strives to have safe work places for all faculty, staff and students. Be proactive — know and follow safety protocols.
  • Regulatory Compliance
    Our mission is to foster an atmosphere in which human health and the university environment are safeguarded through education, regulatory compliance, and natural resource preservation and management.
  • Right-to-Know Training
    This Hazard Communication and Right-to-Know online training program is intended for the University at Buffalo workforce and provides information employees need to know concerning the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Hazard Communication Standard, also called HCS or HazCom, and the New York State Right-to-Know Law. The responsibilities of supervisors, managers and other administrators in complying with the HazCom and Right-to-Know Law are described.