About Environmental Health and Safety Services

Red River College is committed to providing a safe environment for staff, students, and visitors in which to work and learn. Various services are available to support this goal and are also at your disposal to address related health and safety problems and concerns.

Environmental Health and Safety Services (EHSS) is a department in the Human Resource and Sustainability Division. The department works in conjunction with Academic programs, the College’s Health Centre, Security Services and the various Joint Workplace Safety and Health Committees.

The main functions of the department include:

  • General Workplace Safety and Health
  • Environmental Hygiene
  • Hazardous Waste Management
  • Ergonomics
  • Safety and Health Training

For work-related injuries or claims, contact the WCB/Insurance Claims Coordinator at 204.632.2593.

For emergency related procedures, contact the Emergency Preparedness Coordinator at 204.632.3075.

The EHSS Department consists of the following staff that is normally available Monday to Friday between the hours of 8:00am and 4:00pm.

Department Contacts

Kerilyn Zielinski
Acting Manager
Phone: 204.632.2596

Kerilyn Zielinski
Safety and Training Coordinator
Phone: 204.632.2596

Soha Baddour
Environmental Safety Coordinator
Phone: 204.631.3482

Pat Wherrett
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 204.632.2511

Contact us at safety@rrc.ca