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
Posted Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:05:00 -0800Employees 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.
Posted Fri, 15 Dec 2017 07:53:00 -0800Anyone 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
Posted Thu, 07 Dec 2017 13:30:00 -0800More 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
Posted Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:47:00 -0800New 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 208-885-6246 or fill out the online Report a Safety Concern form.
Posted Fri, 01 Dec 2017 13:37:00 -0800Please 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.
Posted Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:05:00 -0800The 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
Posted Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:05:00 -0800The 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
Posted Wed, 08 Nov 2017 12:43:00 -0800University 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.
Posted Tue, 07 Nov 2017 10:48:00 -0800Staff 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.