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COVID-19 response - EH&S operating at a reduced capacity

[Posted 20 Mar 2020]

Updated Tuesday, May 26, 2020.

In response to COVID-19 social distancing recommendations, EH&S is operating at a reduced capacity. We are still providing basic support services.

EHSSB Buidling Hours



If you need to visit EHSSB, click on the link below for guidelines prior to visiting our building.


Essential Services

Due to limited staff on campus and social distancing guidelines, most EH&S services have been suspended, postponed, or cancelled. Please click on the link below for the current status of EH&S services available to campus.

EH&S Services

EH&S Classroom Training

All EH&S classroom training is cancelled through May 31, 2020. Online training is available through Learn@ISU. Click on the link below to access Learn@ISU. For additional information on respirator training classes, click here.

CPR/AED/First Aid - our CPR/ARD/First Aid training provider, The National Safety Council has announced a 120-day extension of all First Aid and CPR completion cards. To view the notification, click here. The notification is dated April 21, 2020.


EH&S Staff

All EH&S staff are available and can be reached via email. Click on the link below for our staff directory.

EH&S Staff Directory

Guidance for Laboratories 

EH&S has created two documents to assist laboratories as they re-open for research.

Guidelines to Avoid Working Alone in the Laboratory

Laboratory Ramp-up Checklist

Safe Distancing Guidelines for Laboratories

Safe Distancing Guidelines for Laboratories (poster)

University Information on Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

Iowa State University COVID-19 information

What You Need to Know - Face Masks, Masks, and COVID-19

Tips for Cloth Face Coverings | Cloth Face Covering Video

Safe Distancing Guidelines for Office (poster)

Physical Distancing Guidelines for Campus Supervisors (PDF)

Cleaning and Disinfection Procedures for All Employees--Personal and Shared Use Areas (PDF)

Keep Community. Stay Informed. Be Well. 

Find wellness resources for faculty, students, and staff here.

Student Wellness

Iowa State University Safety Statement

[Posted 6 Apr 2018]

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You can download the Iowa State University Safety Statement here.