Health and Safety
The Directorate of Health and Safety’s (DHS) overall mission and goal in the IUE is to develop, implement, and administer comprehensive environmental health and safety services, policies, and procedures throughout the university. IUE seeks to develop and implement sound and effective policies and procedures that protect public health, prevent personal injury, and maintain regulatory compliance in the areas of chemical, biological, and radiation safety; occupational health and safety; and environmental stewardship. Through these efforts we will achieve IUE’s mission of education, research, and community engagement.
To develop and promote a safe and healthy environment for the University’s faculty, students, staff, and guests by ensuring a high level of environmental health and safety services as IUE continues to expand into new areas of research and innovation.