Safety is a top priority at NOAA. The NOAA Safety and Environmental Compliance Office (SECO) is the lead organization for safety at NOAA. We want all employees and contractors to "promote a safe and healthy, environmentally responsible, energy efficient work environment". All NOAA employees and their contractors are required to take the NOAA Employee Safety Awareness Course each year.
|In case of Emergency:||911 or x7777 (on internal phone)
303-497-7777 (when using cell phone)
|DSRC Medical Unit||x3801|
|In case of Chemical Emergencies/Spills:|| NIST BSHED
* BSHED: Boulder Safety Health and Environment Division
(NIST under contract with NOAA)
|x5375, option 3|
|NIST Police (non emergency)||x3530|
|Regional Safety Manager:||Bill Otto||(303) 497-6232|
|Regional Environmental Compliance Officer:||Mark George||(303) 497-3064|
|ESRL Radiation Safety Officer:||Brian Vasel||(303) 497-6655|
|GML Area Safety Representative:||Christine Smith
Federal employees: Login through the Commerce Learning Center (CLC) to take the course and automatically track completion.
Cooperative Institute and Other employees: Access NOAA Safety and Environmental Compliance Office (SECO) sponsored training.
Additional information regarding accidents and/or injuries while on the job.
Additional information, documentation and procedures for handling low-level radioactive materials.
Information detailing standard procedures for emergencies at the David Skaggs Research Center in Boulder, Colorado.