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Unit Contacts

Mailing Address:
Public Safety and Security
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2285
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2285

Phone: 208-885-2254

Fax: 208-885-7001

Email: pss-safety@uidaho.edu

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Mailing Address:
Risk Management and Insurance
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2285
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2285

Phone: 208-885-7179; Active Emergencies 208-885-1010

Fax: 208-885-7001

Email: emergency@uidaho.edu

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Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Dr
MS 2030 
Moscow, ID
83844-2030

Phone: 208-885-6524

Fax: 208-885-5969

Email: safety@uidaho.edu

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Mailing Address:
Risk Management and Insurance
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2285
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2285

Phone: 208-885-7177

Fax: 208-885-7001

Email: risk@uidaho.edu

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Mailing Address:
Security Services
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2285
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2285

Phone: 208-885-7054

Fax: 208-885-7001

Email: campus-security@uidaho.edu

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Safety and Security News

The Office of Public Safety and Security strives to keep the University of Idaho community, and our statewide partners, informed about policies, procedures and upcoming issues that impact their lives, as well as offer tips and guidelines for addressing safety issues across campus.

Safety and Security News

Unplug Heaters and Appliances Before Break

Posted Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:05:00 -0800

Employees who have a space heater or other portable appliance (e.g., coffee makers) in your office space, please remember to unplug it before leaving for the winter break — a fire prevention message from your friends in U of I Facilities, Environmental Health and Safety and Public Safety and Security.

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Walker and Bikers Urged to Use Caution on Winter Sidewalks

Posted Fri, 15 Dec 2017 07:53:00 -0800

Anyone who has tried to cross campus during a class change knows how busy the university walkways and streets can be. It is important to be aware of those around you for smooth sidewalk flow and to keep everyone safe. Please keep in mind these quick tips this winter. Read more

Reminders About Seasonal Footwear

Posted Thu, 07 Dec 2017 13:30:00 -0800

More winter weather days of ice and snow are on the way. With this in mind, Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) offers a few seasonal footwear reminders to keep Vandals mobile and injury free. Read more

Construction News Updates: Admin Entrance Reopening Delayed

Posted Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:47:00 -0800

New this week: The reopening of the Administration Building's main entrance has been extended to Jan. 31. Please use caution around raised scaffolding near the Bruce M. Pitman Center. For more details go to uidaho.edu/infrastructure/updates. For questions and/or concerns, please call or email U of I Facilities at facilities@uidaho.edu or 208-885-6246 or fill out the online Report a Safety Concern form.

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Way to Go Events and Support Services

Posted Fri, 01 Dec 2017 13:37:00 -0800

Please extend a round of applause to the University of Idaho Events and Support Services (ESS) team for its continuous support of the Idaho high school football community.
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Report a Safety Concern Form Now Available

Posted Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:05:00 -0800

The Division of Infrastructure is partnering to provide employees and students a quick and easy way to report campus safety concerns and issues. The new, mobile-friendly "Report a Safety Concern" form is now available. Read more

Decorate Your Spaces Safely this Holiday Season

Posted Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:05:00 -0800

The holiday season is upon us – a time for celebration for many cultures – and festive decorations. U of I's Environmental Health and Safety encourages the Vandal community to enjoy these celebratory times, but to also be safe doing so. Read more

Campus Security Offers Free Safe Walk Services

Posted Wed, 08 Nov 2017 12:43:00 -0800

University of Idaho Security wants to remind the Vandal community about a free, 24/7 service it offers year-round called Safe Walk. This service is available to all students, faculty, staff and U of I visitors.
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University Offers Active Shooter Response Training Dec. 6

Posted Tue, 07 Nov 2017 10:48:00 -0800

Staff Council encourages University of Idaho faculty, staff and students to join them, along with the Office of Public Safety and Security, Moscow Police Department and Moscow SWAT Team, for an Active Shooter Response Training. This important 90-minute training is at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, in the Vandal Ballroom. Join us and learn how to potentially save a life.

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Facilities Surveying Campus Lighting This Week

Posted Mon, 06 Nov 2017 15:32:00 -0800

Facilities employees will inspect and survey light fixtures in approximately 55 buildings in Moscow over the next week. Inspections will be done in classroom, lab and office spaces.
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Unit Contacts

Mailing Address:
Public Safety and Security
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2285
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2285

Phone: 208-885-2254

Fax: 208-885-7001

Email: pss-safety@uidaho.edu

Map

Mailing Address:
Risk Management and Insurance
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2285
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2285

Phone: 208-885-7179; Active Emergencies 208-885-1010

Fax: 208-885-7001

Email: emergency@uidaho.edu

Map

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Dr
MS 2030 
Moscow, ID
83844-2030

Phone: 208-885-6524

Fax: 208-885-5969

Email: safety@uidaho.edu

Map

Mailing Address:
Risk Management and Insurance
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2285
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2285

Phone: 208-885-7177

Fax: 208-885-7001

Email: risk@uidaho.edu

Map

Mailing Address:
Security Services
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2285
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2285

Phone: 208-885-7054

Fax: 208-885-7001

Email: campus-security@uidaho.edu

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