Office of Academic and Research Safety (OARS)

We are here to promote and support a positive safety culture for learning and research.

EH&S is now


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Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) is now the Office of Academic and Research Safety (OARS) and  Environmental Compliance and Occupational Safety (ECOS). 



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Our Numbers

265 Research Groups


19.7K H&S courses/yr


110 Biosafety Registrations

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For general inquiries please contact OARS.

Phone:     617.373.2769 

Northeastern University
Office of Academic and Research Safety/OARS

320 Renaissance Park 


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Supporting a Positive Safety Culture

Our team is dedicated to provide you with the highest level of support and guidance in regards to research/laboratory safety.