Occupational Health and Safety

In addition to meeting regulatory compliance requirements, the Roger Williams University Department of Environmental Health and Safety is dedicated to providing a safe environment for students, faculty and staff.

The Roger Williams University Occupational Health and Safety Program is based on providing readily available injury prevention, as well as health and safety training to the entire university community.  All reported accidents, injuries and illnesses are investigated by the Department of Environmental Health and Safety in a timely manner to ensure that no unsafe conditions exist.

Occupational Incident/Injury/Illness Reporting Resources

Indoor Air Quality Resources

Occupational Health and Safety Plans and Policies

Laboratory, Shop, and Studio Safety Plans and Procedures

Visiting Animals on Campus

  • Are you bringing an animal to campus for a classroom or social event? (wildlife demonstration, petting zoo, etc.)
  • Please complete this mandatory online request form at least 30 days in advance of your event to complete the approval process
  • This approval process protects the health and welfare of the visiting animal(s) as well as our campus community members