Environmental Health and Safety (EHS)

Physical Safety Division

Preserving life is the Physical Safety Division’s principal mission. To this end we manage UT Health Science Center at San Antonio’s compliance with applicable local, state, and Federal Fire and Life Safety Standards.


Services provided:

  • Fire & Life Safety Evaluations, Inspections, and Testing
  • Building Plans Review
  • Workplace Safety and Health Evaluations
  • Employee Ergonomic Evaluations
  • Natural Disaster Preparedness Education and training



  • Fire Extinguisher Training
  • Evacuation Coordinator Training
  • Evacuation Chair Training
  • Emergency Evacuation Training
  • Evacuation Drill Training/Fire Drills
  • Severe Weather Response Training