Outstanding Service Award
Mahjoub Labyad has worked diligently with the campus to educate faculty, staff,
and students about hazardous waste materials. Learning about our accountability
and the negative consequences of mismanagement has been a critical element of
Among his accomplishments, we find the website for Environmental Health and
Safety, and the web-based training for waste management related to chemicals,
radioactive material, and biological and infectious hazards. Mahjoub prepared
a biological hazards safety program for UMD before one existed anywhere else
in the U. He’s developed programs on ergonomics, battery disposal, use
of minors in laboratories. His commitment to safety and health is without compromise.
Mahjoub is fully committed to changing unsafe, uncaring, or poor attitudes
of workers toward safety, health and environmental issues. By doing this he
has reduced the risks posed to all of us as well as reduced the exposer of the
University to regulatory citations and monetary fines.
For all these reasons and more, we are presenting Mahjoub with an Outstanding