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EHSO’s Occupational Safety Section addresses safety topics that involve a vast range of UIC employees: the Trades, Utilities, Building Services, Grounds, Materials Management, Administration, Clerical, Auxiliary Services, and others. We provide expertise and assistance in numerous safety topics such as:

Accident/Injury Investigations
Back Safety
Confined Spaces
Electrical/Fire Safety
Ergonomics (fitting work areas/stations to the worker)
Air Quality/ Odors
Hazard Communication (HazCom)
Hearing Conservation
Hot Work
Lock Out/Tag Out (LOTO)
Safety Data Sheets (SDS)
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Respiratory Protection
Ventilation Problems

We provide several written programs and guides, useful references, training, and consultation. For occupational safety questions email

Quick Links

Hearing Conservation

UIC Silica Control Plan

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