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Contractor Safety

The contractor safety program communicates the environmental health and safety (EHS) expectations of Northwestern while working on university property.  This program applies to contractors, vendors, and service providers performing construction, maintenance, installations, repairs, or renovation work on university property.


Prior to bringing a contractor on campus, Northwestern departments and units must ensure that contractors have completed the online Contractor Safety Program acknowledgement by referencing the approved list.

Program Highlights

  • Safe work procedures
  • Training
  • Reporting requirements

Documents and Forms