Health & Safety

The Health & Safety (H&S) team is responsible for ensuring the health and safety of all employees on campus.  They provide onsite consultation, training, compliance assistance, and evaluation of health and safety hazards for personnel in offices, laboratories and shops.  Other functions include management of the spill response team, chemical inventory and audit programs.

Gary Bayne

Health & Safety Specialist
Workplace Safety
Equipment and Tool Safety
EH&S Inspections
Food Safety
Shop Safety

Michael Timothy Bean

EH&S Training Manager
Training
UC Learning Center

Russ Blackmar

Chemical Inventory Specialist
Chemical Safety
Chemical Inventory
Lab Safety

Armando Cortes

PPE Coordinator
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Equipment and Tool Safety
Lab Safety (Gloves, Lab Coats, Goggles)
Shop Safety (Gloves, Face Shields, N95 Masks, Respirators)
COVID-19: Face Coverings

Jennifer Diethelm

Assistant Biosafety Officer
Biosafety
BUA
Lab Safety

Olga Draper

Assistant Biosafety Officer
Biosafety
BUA
Lab Safety

Laura Flores

High Containment Labs Director
Biosafety
Lab Safety

Margarita Gonzales

Research Safety Manager
Chemical Safety
Controlled Substances
Lab Safety
EH&S Inspections

Jeremy Hamilton

Associate Industrial Hygienist
Workplace Safety

James Hayward

Diving Safety Officer
Diving Safety
Boat Safety
UC Dive & Boat Safety Consortium