Students Hand Out Wristbands to Encourage Covid-Safe Behaviors

November 27, 2020

Students in Dave Huizen's Occupational Safety and Health class are encouraging COVID-safe behaviors with a simple tool: a wristband.

Professor of Occupational Safety & Health Appointed to COVID-19 Committee

November 19, 2020

Dr. Dave Huizen, Director of the GVSU Occupational Safety & Health Management program, was recently asked to serve as a public member on the Institutional Biosafety Committee for Grand Rapids Aseptic Manufacturing (GRAM).

Occupational Safety & Health Professor and Alumni Host COVID-19 Safety Webinar for the Manufacturing Industry

June 11, 2020

OSH professor, Derek McCormick co-led a health and safety webinar with GVSU graduate Deb Ziel. This information presentation focused on reducing the risk of exposure to COVID-19 as Michigan started to lift the stay-home order.

Occupational Safety & Health Management Program Conducts Fire Extinguisher Training

May 28, 2020

This past winter semester, OSH students had the opportunity to complete a fire extinguisher training course thanks to Cofessco Fire Protection.

Occupational Safety & Health Students Create Guidelines for Local Hospital

April 29, 2020

Six senior Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Management students stepped up to create guidance for a local hospital to improve the administration of respirator fit testing as well as implementation of proper cleaning products and safety apparel.

Occupational Safety & Health Student Demonstrates How to Make a Bandanna Mask

April 15, 2020

When the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended that people wear face masks out in public to prevent the spread of COVID-19, Occupational Safety & Health student, Kasey Wesley, took it upon herself to create a mask-making tutorial.

Occupational Safety & Health Management Donates Medical Supplies

March 25, 2020

The Occupational Safety & Health Management department stepped up to assist with the current shortage of protective gear for medical workers by donating their stock of laboratory supplies.


August 27, 2019

GVSU's B.S. in Occupational Safety and Health Management has been accredited by the Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission of ABET.

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