Environmental Health & Safety

The Office of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) is committed to maintaining a healthful, safe and secure environment for all members of the campus community. The Office of EHS oversees the development and University-wide implementation of integrated risk management, loss prevention, safety and regulatory compliance programs. Assessments of the potential for loss to the University and the appropriate financial management of such risks are critical components of this office.

EHS ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations and standards involving environmental management, chemical control, industrial hygiene, general campus safety and fire safety as well as overseeing the procurement and management of university property, casualty, and liability insurance, claims against the University and participates in the review of litigation.



James Frazier
Director of Risk & Compliance
Phone: 606-783-2179
Fax: 606-783-2359

Holly Niehoff
Sustainability & Safety Specialist

Derek Lewis
Fire & Safety Technician
  • Morehead (Residential Campus)
    150 University Blvd., Morehead, KY 40351
  • MSU at Ashland
    1400 College Dr., Ashland, KY 41101
  • MSU at Mt. Sterling
    3400 Indian Mound Dr., Mt. Sterling, KY 40353
  • MSU at Prestonsburg
    6 Bert Combs Dr., Prestonsburg, KY 41653
  • MSU at West Liberty
    155 University Dr., West Liberty, KY 41472
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