Support Facility

The Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) Support Facility provides vital services to the university's facilities and laboratories. The services provided by OH&S Support Facility include:
  1. Collecting hazardous and radioactive waste generated from research laboratories on UAB academic and medical campuses.
  2. Management of collected hazardous and radioactive waste at the OH&S Support Facility building according to local, state, and federal environmental regulations.
  3. Providing assistance to lab personnel in the proper method of packing and manifesting hazardous and radioactive waste.
  4. Responding to any chemical or radioactive spill.
The OH&S Support Facility follows strict guidelines and policies in collecting, storing, and managing regulated waste to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local environmental regulations.

The OH&S Support Facility is located at 700 7th Ave S, and can be reached at 934-3797.