EHS General Services Building on the Colorado State University campus
Emergency Response


EHS’s emergency response division is in place to minimize hazards to Colorado State University students, faculty, staff, the general public and the environment. These emergencies include fires, explosions, the unplanned release of hazardous materials etc. Numerous EHS personnel are trained in emergency response protocols.

Information about the management of large emergency response incidents at the University can be found under the Public Safety web site.

What Constitutes an Emergency?

An emergency is defined as a fire, explosion or release of hazardous material that could threaten human health or the environment.

Call the CSU Police Department (911) and be sure to give the operator the following information:

  • Your name and phone number
  • The location (building and room number)
  • A description of the incident
Reporting of Non-Emergency Situations Call 491-6745

Public Safety -- Emergency Response Plan

Ask for one of the listed reporting individuals below

Type of Complaint Who to Call
Food/Water/Indoor Air Quality (odors, etc) Jeannine Riess
Child Care/Communicable Disease Jeannine Riess
Animals/Pests/Sewage/Pools Jeannine Riess
Asbestos Eric March
Biohazardous Materials Rebecca Moritz
Hazardous Materials Chris Giglio
Confined Space Eric March
Fire Ken Quintana
Injuries/Accidents Sally Alexander
Radiological Hazards Jim Abraham, Joe Tessari
Mixed Waste Jim Abraham, Joe Tessari
Petroleum Fuel or Oils (SPCC) James Graham
Mold/Water Damage Doug Rice
Abraham, Jim

Abraham, Jim

Radiation Safety Officer &
Alternate Laser Safety Officer

Antonelli, Frank A

Antonelli, Frank A

Health & Safety Professional

Giglio, Chris Gray

Giglio, Chris Gray

Chemical Management Officer CHMM, CSP, CHO

Graham, James C
March, Eric R

March, Eric R

Safety & Industrial Hygiene Administrator

Rice, Douglas A

Rice, Douglas A

Water Quality Laboratory Director

Riess, Jeannine L
Tessari, Joe J

Tessari, Joe J

Laser Safety Officer
Alternate Radiation Safety Officer

Borchert, Andy

Borchert, Andy

Chemical Management & IT Administrator