1. Holiday Lights Safety Tips

    Written by Fire Safety on December 15, 2015

  2. Walk Like a Penguin to Prevent Winter Slips, Trips and Falls

    Written on November 24, 2015

    Over half of all reported slips, trips and falls at UW-Madison occur during the winter months of November through February. The total incurred direct cost for these injuries in 2012 was $270,000. Indirect costs are estimated at a minimum of five times the direct cost (approximately $1,350,000 for the year 2012). 

  3. Lab Safety Task Force Looks into Campus Safety Culture

    Written on May 21, 2015

    The ACS Safety Culture Task Force report provides guidance, suggestions, examples, and endorsements that can help support the safety culture in universities and colleges. The report has identified over fifteen best components and best practices of a good safety culture that could be used by universities and colleges to strengthen their safety culture; and can provide tools and resources to enhance the overall safety culture. 

  4. Tornado & Severe Weather Awareness Week 2015

    Written on April 06, 2015

    The week of April 13-17, 2015, has been designated Tornado and Severe Weather Awareness Week in Wisconsin. Wisconsin Emergency Management and the five National Weather Service Forecast Offices that service Wisconsin are asking that everyone take time to go over their safety plans so that they will be ready when severe weather strikes. 

  5. Do You Need a Biosafety Protocol?

    Written on March 04, 2015

    Not sure whether or not you need to submit a Biosafety Protocol? Our team has put together a handy document that should help you with any questions that you may have.