Occupational Safety

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Wake Forest University Health Sciences strives to provide a work environment that is free of recognized hazards and complies with applicable Occupational Safety and Health Standards.  Occupational Hygiene is the art and science that involves the anticipation, recognition, evaluation and control of health hazards due to chemicals, biological or physical stressors. 

Industrial Hygienists are available to the faculty and staff to evaluate a variety of work environments and situations.  Industrial Hygienists provide technical consultation as well as training services.  Faculty and staff are encouraged to express their safety concerns to our staff, file on-line Hazard Report, or report concerns to the University Compliance Office.

Arc Flash Program
Confined Space Policy
Control of Hazardous Energy Sources(Lockout Tagout Plan)
Ergonomics Overview
Fall Protection Plan
Hazard Communication Program
Hearing Conservation Program
Hearing Protection at Home
Indoor Air Quality Program
Protect Your Eyes
Respiratory Protection Program
Water Intrusion (Mold Remediation Program)

Last Updated: 12-15-2014
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Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.