USC’s Office of Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) provides a safe and environmentally healthy workplace for students, employees, and the surrounding community. EH&S helps reduce and manage risk by developing and implementing campus wide safety policies and programs.
As a service to the USC community, EH&S actively publishes media that reflects current topics in safety. Here are the latest general and occupation-specific publications for review.
These publications highlight general safety topics and policies for the USC community.
|Hepatitis A (HAV)
General information and safety tips on HAV.
|West Nile Virus (WVN)
General information and safety tips on WVN.
|USC is Smoke-Free
No smoking on any USC-owned or leased property
Steps to take in preventing mold growth.
Safety in the Laboratory
Featured articles in this section are relevant to management of the laboratory in terms of university safety policy, best practices, hazardous waste, and emergency response.
Featured articles in this section are pertinent to occupational safety which include industrial hygiene, ergonomics, and shop safety.
& Noise Control
Safety measures to protect hearing.
|Injury & Illness
Q & A on the IIPP.
Sources of CO and how to prevent CO poisoning.
Basic information and a link to self-evaluation.
Online and in-person safety courses are available to the USC community through EH&S’ Training portal. Research personnel may refer to the Safety Training Matrix to determine what training courses are required.
Questions? Request information at the Contact EH&S web page.