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Idaho State University

Environmental Health & Safety Department (EHS)

Mission: Assist students and employees in achieving their goals by delivering technical expertise in safety and regulatory compliance. 

Vision: Foster partnerships that empower ISU to create a culture of safety that protects human health and the environment.

The EHS Department manages the following program areas: Chemical Safety, Operational Safety, Environmental Protection, Biological Safety, and Industrial Hygiene.

The Radiation Safety Department manages the Radiation Safety Program areas. 


To report spills, injuries, or immediate safety concerns:

Call EHS at (208) 282-2310, Environmental Programs at 208-282-3498, Industrial Hygiene, 208-282-3669, or Radiation Safety at 208-282-1159.

You may also anonymously report safety concerns or non-compliance by calling 1-800-716-9007 or online, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  

Concerns related to your physical safety or security should be reported to the ISU Department of Public Safety at (208) 282-2515 or on the web.

Remember: Individuals have the right to raise safety concerns. Regulations prohibit retaliation against individuals for exercising their right.