Welcome

Welcome to the University of Kentucky's Environmental Health And Safety Division. UK safety begins with you!

Our Mission

The EHS Division supports the University's teaching, research, and public service mission by promoting a safe, healthful, clean, and accessible campus environment.

The Division's programs are intended to provide safe and healthy conditions for work and study, protect the environment, and comply with applicable laws and regulations. The Division serves the University community by providing technical services, education and training, periodic audits, and compliance assistance.


Recent Updates

Winter Walking Safety Tips

Winter Walking Safety Tips Snow Removal Plan

Use PPD's priority #1 sidewalks during snow and ice conditions.

Most Requested

Environmental Health and Safety

Environmental Health & Safety

252 East Maxwell Street
Lexington, KY 40506-0314

Phone: (859) 257-3845
Fax: (859) 257-8787

Accident Reporting

Work Related Employee Injuries
800-440-6285

Student or Visitor Injuries
Injury and Illness Reporting

Report unsafe conditions to EHS
(859) 257-3827 or send us an e-mail.

After hours and weekends
UKPD (859) 257-1616 Emergencies 911!