Environmental Health & Safety


Environmental Health & Safety


Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) supports the University's core mission of teaching, research, and service by providing comprehensive environmental, health and safety services to the University community. It is our mission to ensure the health and safety of the community, resources and the natural environment at UCCS. To that end, we are dedicated to creating a partnership with the campus community and providing services to assist faculty, staff and students in integrating safety and compliance into their workplace culture and behavior.

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  1. For an EMERGENCY call 911 or go to the closest urgent care facility or emergency room.
  2. For a non-emergency or any follow-up medical care, you must seek treatment with a Designated Medical Provider (DMP).

Click here to report an accident, or near-miss without injury- (EMPLOYEES) 

Campus Safety Management Team

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Current Fire Conditions

City of Colorado Springs is currently in a Burn Restriction NOT a Burn Ban.  On June 3, 2022 Burn Ban Order 2022-B1 was rescinded and replaced by Burn Restriction Order 2022-R2.  For information on what is and is not allowed if a burn band is put into place go to https://www.coswildfireready.org/burn-ban

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Last updated September 21, 2022

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