Environmental Health and Safety

College Safety Committee

This site has been established to share information about important safety issues that impact academic and support activities throughout the campus and that affect students, staff and visitors to Hudson Valley Community College.

On this site you can find more information regarding the Safety Committee’s mission and goals and meeting minutes. A list of committee members is available and we encourage anyone with a safety concern to contact one our members. Or, you can bring an issue to our attention by reporting a safety issue.

We look forward to hearing from you; it is only through the widest possible participation of college community that we can do our best in ensuring we have a safe and healthy campus.


To promote and strengthen all aspects of safety and health on campus by preparing plans and programs based on the appraisal of known hazards.


  • To support and recommend safety programs that will assist faculty staff and students in achieving excellence in teaching and learning
  • To promote the proactive involvement of faculty staff and students in safety matters through communication, education and shared decision making
  • To identify and recommend technology applications to achieve safety program goals in the most efficient manner
  • To assist in prioritization and evaluation of administrative services in providing a safe environment that meets the needs of students, faculty and staff