One West University Boulevard, Brownsville, Texas 78520 | 956-882-8200


The primary purpose of the Occupational Health and Safety program is to provide skills training for a safe working, teaching and learning environment.

EH&S is primarily responsible for monitoring the physical environment to ensure that it is safe and in compliance with Texas Health and Safety codes, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations and other relevant requirements. Faculty, staff and students are offered safety training on the physical dangers from occupational hazards.

This safety program encompasses office and workplace safety, food safety, incident investigations and the use of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs).


Contact Information:
Environmental Health & Safety
SETB 1.436
One West University Boulevard
Brownsville, Texas 78520
Phone: 956-882-5930
Fax: 956-882-5932

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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