Employee Safety Committee

Role: The University Safety & Health Committee (USHC) serves as a resource to the campus on matters of occupational safety and health. It provides advice and support to KU-EHS in developing and implementing campus occupational safety and health programs. The USHC is comprised of a broad cross-section of employee representation from across campus. This committee reports to the EHSEC.


Committee Chair

Mike Russell


Environment, Health & Safety

mjrussell@ku.edu, 785-864-2854

Committee Members

Steve Levenson, Safety & Health Specialist, Environment, Health & Safety

TBD - Human Resources

Doug Carter, Assoc. Director, Student Housing

Kent Miller, Assoc. Dean, Libraries

TBD - Public Safety

Tim Wyrick, Director, Union Building Services

Jeff Chasen, Director, Office of Compliance



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