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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.



Holly Niehoff
Director of Environmental Health & Safety, Risk Management & Insurance
150 University Blvd. Combs 113
Morehead, KY 40351
Phone: 783-2179
Fax: 783-2359

Derek Lewis
Fire & Safety Technician
120 Support Services Complex/Whse