About Risk Management and Safety

Our Mission

The mission of Risk Management and Safety (RMS) is to protect people, the environment, property, and financial and other resources, in support of Auburn University's teaching, research, outreach and student services. This is accomplished by:


  • Understanding the needs and priorities of the university community and partnering with key stakeholders
  • Developing materials and resources to provide guidance to the university community
  • Providing education through training and consultation
  • Assisting the university community with regulatory compliance by identifying opportunities to improve the safety of the university community
  • Leadership through integrity, credibility and technical excellence
  • Providing quality services in a professional and responsive manner


RMS is comprised of several safety departments, including Environmental Health and Safety, Laboratory and Radiation Safety, Risk Management and Insurance, and Safety and Health Programs. For questions, concerns or help finding what you need on our website, please visit the RMS Staff Directory.


Our Location:

Daytime building of Risk Management and Safety Building at 1161 W Samford Avenue in Auburn


How to Find Us (Campus Map)


Directions(from area airports):

Physical Address:

1161 West Samford Ave., RMS Bldg. 9
Auburn, AL 36849
Phone: 334-844-4870
Fax: 334-844-4640


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