University of Iowa

News and Updates

Welcome to our NEW EHS website

The new EHS website has been released! Read through this article to learn about the organization of the website and how to access EHS written programs and documents through SharePoint.

2019 Biosafety Month Crossword Puzzle Challenge

October is National Biosafety and Biosecurity Month. This month, to promote biosafety awareness, EHS is sponsoring a crossword puzzle challenge. EHS biosafety staff have designed a crossword puzzle that will test your knowledge of biosafety programs and practices. Individuals who send a completed crossword puzzle to EHS biosafety staff throughout the month of October will be entered in a drawing for a chance to win a prize.

OSHA Inquiries and Inspections

University-wide procedures have been put in place to provide a more consistent institutional response to potential health and safety issues raised by Iowa OSHA and to implement timely action to ensure a safety environment for employees. Follow the procedures outlined in this document if you are contacted by Iowa OSHA.

SAFETYmatters Newsletter

SAFETYmatters is EHS's bimonthly newsletter. This page provides a subscription link to the electronic newsletter as well as access to previously released editions.