About

Effective environmental health and occupational safety performance is an important factor in our role here at DSC. We take this charge seriously. The Environmental Health, Occupational Safety, & Risk Management office, working cooperatively with the entire campus community, strives to provide a safe and healthy environment for all faculty, staff, students, and visitors. One of our primary goals is to prevent and/or minimize injuries and illnesses through the recognition, evaluation, and control of potential hazards arising from college activities.

What is Our Role?

EH&OS consults with various departments and groups concerning compliance with laws, regulations, and policy regarding environmental health and safety. We assist with developing compliance strategies in several common areas: hazardous waste management, fire & life safety, biological safety, industrial hygiene, recycling, environmental compliance, and other relevant areas.

Services we provide:

  • Regulatory compliance and interpretation
  • Environmental management system
  • Employee safety
  • Fire and life safety
  • Hazardous materials safety data sheets
  • Hazardous waste
  • Right to Know Program
  • Air quality determination
  • Asbestos identification and removal
  • Employee training
  • Environmental and safety policy maintenance

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CONTACT INFORMATION
Paul Tate, MS, MIFireE, MSFPE, WSO-CSS/CSI/CHMS
Coordinator: Environmental Health, Occupational Safety & Risk Management

Sequoya Hall, Rm. 137
Dalton State College
650 College Dr. 
Dalton, GA 30720

Email: prtate@daltonstate.edu 
Phone: 706-272-4463
Fax: 706-272-2533

OFFICE HOURS
Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 p