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Parent Organisation DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Contact Position Environmental Health receptionist
Phone Number 441-278-5333
Emergency Number Plumbing hotline: 441-278-5338 (for new building plumbing inspection request)
Fax Number 441-232-1941
Email Address envhealth@gov.bm
Secondary contact Occupational Safety and Health
Secondary Email osho@gov.bm
Website Address www.gov.bm/environmental-health
Facebook Page facebook/DepartmentofHealthBermuda
Physical Address 6 Hermitage Road
Devonshire FL 01
Bermuda
Mailing Address P.O. Box HM 1195
Hamilton HM EX
Bermuda
Hours of Operation 8:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday to Friday.

About Environmental Health, Safety and Health

Purpose

To improve, maintain and promote safety and health and the quality of health in public, private and workplace environments.

Services

  • Assures the provision of safe potable water supplies by sampling and testing drinking water supplies and inspecting plumbing and drainage works at all construction sites.
  • Investigates environmental complaints and hazards such as rodents, mosquitoes, garbage and other nuisances.
  • Enforces minimum housing standards.
  • Ensures safe working conditions at all places of employment and the establishment of safety and health committees.
  • Inspects and licenses food establishments, dairy farms and pasteurisation plants.

Categories: After-school / Summer School Programmes, Environment, Government & Quangos, Housing, Rent and Tenancy, Rodents and Pests, Safety