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  • Due to flooding in CH19, our offices in suite 445 have been temporarily relocated to CH20, room 221. 
  • The physical location is:
    930 20th St S
    Room 221
  • The mailing address will remain the same. 

The UAB Department of Occupational Health & Safety's mission is to ensure that our customers have a safe workplace by providing them with the service and knowledge necessary to protect themselves, the UAB community, and the environment.

NWS Flooding Terminology

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In light of the recent flooding events around our area, it is important to know the terminology the National Weather Service uses when they are referring to flooding.

When it comes to flooded roadways remember the saying "turn around, don't drown!"

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