Skip navigation

Service Numbers

Who Should I Call?

When you encounter unsafe conditions, accidents or problems on campus, use the chart below to determine which department to contact. The telephone numbers are:

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS)
Facilities Management (FM)
Information Technology (IT)

713-221-8040

713-221-8026
713-221-8400

 

If you are unable to speak to anyone at the numbers listed above, contact the:

 

Police Department
713-221-8065

 

Quick Access Areas of Concern
Issue
EHS
FM
Comment
Report Unsafe Conditions, Practices or Equipment:
      • Employee Incident/Injury
X
EHS to respond then calls employee's supervisor
      • Near Misses
X
EHS to respond then calls employee's supervisor
      • Hazardous/Unsafe Conditions (liquid spills, improper use of equipment and/or practices)
X
EHS to respond then calls FM
      • Broken or Faulty Equipment
X
      • Fire/Life (Corridors Blocked, Cooking, Combustible Materials, etc.)  
X
EHS to respond then calls FM
      • Treads, Floorboards or Handrails
X
      • Standing Water/Insect Control
X
Indoor Air Quality
      • Bio-Organic Microbial (mold or mildew) Growth
X
      • Odors (gas, cigarettes, unidentified odors)
X
X
FM & EHS to respond

 

Other Areas of Concern
Issue
EHS
FM
Comment
Air Emissions (Outside)
X
Asbestos or Suspect Material
X
Animals (Dead or strays)
X
FM to pick up, bag, place in compactor. If individuals come in contact with live/dead bats, must call BARC: 713-229-7300 for pick up/testing.
Biomedical Waste
X
Blood Spill (Trauma Scene)
X
EHS to respond then call contractor
Building Evacuation Maps
X
Circuit Breaker Trip and/or Electrical Fuse Blown
X
Confined Space Entry and Signage
X
Construction Projects - Safety and Health  
X
Hurricane Preparation
X
Electrical Equipment Repair or Replacement
X
Electrical Safety/Lock Out Tag Out and Signage
X
X
FM & EHS to respond
Emergency Eyewash/Showers
X
Ergonomics (Office or Shops)
X
Fire Extinguisher Repair or Replacement
X
Hazardous Chemical Waste Disposal/Storage
X
Insects/Pests/Rodents & Dead Animals
X
Keys/Locks
X
Laboratory - Planning/Renovation/Decommissioning  
X
X
Lead (Lead-Based Paint)
X
Lighting:
      • Light Bulb Replacement
X
      • Light Surveys (Lighting Levels)
X
Recycling or Improper Storage of:
      • Chemicals
X
      • Regular Trash
X
      • Universal Waste:
     
            • Batteries, Fluorescent Lamps, Cathode Ray Tubes
X
            • Consumer Electronic Devices (Office Equipment)

Call Information Technology

Sharps Disposal Locations
X
Ventilation:
      • Ventilation Surveys (fume hoods)
X
      • Ventilation Repair (HVAC)
X
      • Ventilation Repair (Fume Hoods)
X
EHS to respond then calls FM
Water:
      • Leaks and Flooding in Buildings (Including Fire Sprinkler Breaks)
 
X
EHS to respond then calls FM
      • Water Intrusion Events Discharging into Storm Sewer Drains
X
EHS to respond then calls FM
      • Storm Water Runoff - Coordinate Installing New & Replacement of Existing Sand Bags
X
EHS to respond then calls FM

 

Back to Top

Page maintained by cookm@uhd.edu

Last updated or reviewed on 1/31/14

   Click here to print this page

Find us on Facebook   Follow us on Twitter   Read Skyline   Join us on LinkedIn   News RSS   Events RSS