Let Us A.S.S.I.S.T. You
Accountability: We take professional responsibility for our actions in preventing and responding to emergencies and protecting our community and the environment.
Safety: Safety is our number one priority and a core value of the university. It is integral to everything we do, and we lead by example.
Support: Our services support the overall institutional strategic goals and provide all units the tools to integrate the university’s safety culture.
Integrity: We set the example by consistently adhering to high-standard practices without bias or judgment.
Sustainability: We conduct our activities professionally to ensure a sustainable and healthy lifestyle for the university community.
Teamwork: Teamwork begins with respect and a willingness to help. We work as a team to advance our vision and support the institutional mission.
We are a team of professionals dedicated to promoting and supporting the university's culture of safety and efforts to protect human health, safety, and the environment. We exist to facilitate a safe learning and working environment by:
Minimizing accidents and injuries
Raising awareness through education
Providing technical support and compliance assistance
Recognizing and mitigating hazards
Reducing potential liabilities
We serve the University of Idaho community while recognizing our broader public and environmental responsibilities. With genuine concern for the well-being of all, we facilitate proactive and fair solutions that cultivate an atmosphere of trust, collaboration and personal responsibility.
Through excellence in service, interdisciplinary education, and collaboration, we lead by example to support the university's strategic goals. We will achieve our vision by engaging the university community in our safety programs. By continuously improving and implementing these programs, we will significantly reduce risk and injuries, and improve the safety of our physical and professional environment and the wellbeing of our community members.