Safety Services

The Office of Environmental Health and Safety’s (EH&S) primary role is to foster a safe and secure campus in a healthy learning environment where students, faculty, staff, and guests can thrive. EH&S is a service department that administers multiple programs, including  Biological Safety, Chemical Safety, Radiological/Laser Safety, Fire Safety, Occupational Safety, and the Emergency Management Program.



We also provide services such as ergonomic assessments, indoor air quality assessments, and emergency planning assistance for events.



All the manuals generated by Environmental Health and Safety programs are considered as policy per UNTHSC policy 4.201 campus Operations.

Contact Information

Main Office
Phone: 817-735-2697


Chris Erickson, MBA, ASP, CHMM
Director of EH&S
Phone: 817-735-2245


Maya Nair, PhD, RBP
Director of Biological & Laboratory Safety
Phone: 817-735-5431


Alan Corbitt
Assistant Director of Hazardous Materials
Phone: 817-735-2697


William Pingry
Program Manager of Fire and Occupational Safety
Phone: 817-735-2698


George Osei, PhD
Program Manager of Radiation Safety
Phone: 817-735-2243

Emergency Contact Numbers

HSC PD Emergency
817-735-2600 or 2600 from campus phone


HSC PD Non-Emergency


Ft Worth PD