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Texas Southern University Environmental Health and Safety Division


Texas Southern University recognizes the importance of safety and health in making life more rewarding, and is committed to providing a safe environment for students and visitors. We strive to provide a workplace for our employees in which recognized hazards are controlled. The guiding principle of Our Safety and Health Plan is to achieve meaningful improvements in the Safety of Texas Southern University by Making it Personal .

Environmental Health & Safety Team

Alus Dove – Director of Safety
General Services Building, Suite 214
Phone: 713-313-1048
Email: alus.dove@tsu.edu

Environmental Health & Safety Division Staff 2
Name Title Phone Number Email Address
Mary Hence

Senior Administrative Assistant 

(713) 313-7589 mary.hence@tsu.edu

The Environmental Health and Safety Division at Texas Southern University is responsible for ensuring that the University complies with all health and safety regulations.

Services Provided:

  • Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance
  • DSHS - Department of Safety and Health Services
  • Occupational Health and Safety (OSHA) Compliance, EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
  • National Safety Council & DDC (Defensive Drivers Course)
  • NFPA - National Fire Prevention Association
  • TSU One Card in conjunction with the Campus Police / Department of Public Safety 
  • Worker's Compensation Accident / Incident reports
  • Safe Practice Procedures
  • Hazardous Communication Program
  • Safety Education and Training
  • Bloodborne Pathogen Program
  • Lockout / Tagout Program
  • Respiratory Protection Program
  • Campus fire drill
  • Administrator of Life Safety Systems and Installations
  • Building Access Control Systems
  • Video Surveillance
  • Coordinate Pest Control Services
  • Hazard Chemical Disposal
  • Fume Hood Inspections

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