Responsibility for Environment, Health and Safety

University of California, Berkeley

This document defines the responsibility and accountability for the environmental, health, and safety program at the University of California, Berkeley.

The Environmental, Health, and Safety Policy Committee, as delegated by the Chancellor, sets environmental, health, and safety policy for the campus. In accordance with these policies, students, faculty, staff, administrators, visitors, and guests have responsibilities for complying, implementing, communicating, and/or ensuring adherence to environmental, health and safety regulations, principles, and practices. The Office of Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) provides technical expertise, consulting assistance, and services to assure compliance with legal requirements.