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Environmental Health & Safety Policy

General Policy

It is the policy of Hostos Community College of The City University of New York to maintain a safe environment for its faculty, staff, students, and visitors that will not subject them to an avoidable risk of injury or illness. It is further the policy of Hostos Community College to respect and protect the environment.

The applicable health, safety and environmental standards are contained in rules and regulations promulgated by Federal, State, and City agencies, which must be followed in establishing campus safety policies. In addition, the published standards of nationally recognized professional health and safety organizations serve as guidelines in areas not covered by government standards, rules, and expectations.

For further information, contact Diahann McFarlane, Environmental Health & Safety Director, 135 E 146th Street, Bronx NY 10451, Telephone 718-518-4349.