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EH&S has recently transitioned to a hybrid onsite/telework schedule to ensure continuation of services. If you require immediate or in-person assistance, please contact Tamece Knowles (Director), Enrique Badia (Assistant Director), or Gina Oubrar (Assistant Director). 

For current FIU, State of Florida, and national information pertaining to COVID-19, click option 1 below

For Information pertaining to laboratory safety guidelines and resources during COVID-19, click option 2 below

Your Partner in Environmental and Safety Management

The mission of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) is to support and guide the university community in protecting our people, environment and property while assuring regulatory compliance. These programs are designed to provide value-added services with a customer-oriented, educational and collaborative approach for all students, faculty, staff and visitors to better live, learn, teach, work and visit a safe, environmentally friendly campus.

Safety Programs

EH&S supports a range of safety programs that protect our community and our environment and support our university's functions.


To ensure that members of the FIU community are equipped with the knowledge and skills to operate safely, EH&S offers a variety of training options.

Report a Concern

See a potential hazard or have a concern to share with our department? Do your part to keep FIU safe by reporting the issue to EH&S.