Injury at Work

If you get hurt while at work, there are resources to help you on campus. Please follow the steps below to receive prompt medical care.

Charles River Campus

  • If an injury of any nature occurs, notify your supervisor immediately.
  • An Occupational Injury/Illness form should be completed by the supervisor at the time of the injury and email it to Risk Management at injury@bu.edu.
  • In case of medical emergency, call Boston University Police Department at 617-353-2121.
  • If you were injured at work, call Boston University Occupational Health Center at 617-353-6630.
  • If BUOHC is closed at the time of injury, go to the nearest emergency room or see your primary care physician.
  • If the injury occurs in the research department, the supervisor must contact BU Research Occupational Health Program at 617-414-7647.

Medical Campus

  • If an injury of any nature occurs, notify your supervisor immediately.
  • An Occupational Injury/Illness form should be completed by the supervisor at the time of the injury and email it to Risk Management at injury@bu.edu.
  • If you were injured at work, call Boston University Occupational Health Center at 617-353-6630.
  • If the injury is an emergency, call the BUMC Public Safety Department at 617-414-4444.
  • Go to any local hospital emergency room or see your primary care physician.
  • In case of research-related injury, the supervisor must contact BU Research Occupational Health Program at 617-414-7647.

Contact Information

Boston University Occupational Health Center (BUOHC)
930 Commonwealth Avenue West (entrance from Pleasant Street)
Boston, MA 02215
Phone: 617-353-6630
Fax: 617-353-6848
Email: buohc@bu.edu

The Research Occupational Health Program (ROHP)
72 E. Concord Street
Evans Building, Room 825
Boston, MA 02218
Phone: 617-414-ROHP(7647)
Fax: 617-977-8788
Email: rohp@bu.edu