The University places a high priority on the safety and well being of its students, faculty, staff, volunteers and visitors. The University establishes and maintains a healthy and safe environment for all sanctioned activities and complies with applicable laws and regulations regarding safety and health of students, faculty, staff, volunteers and visitors.
The University protects the environment to the maximum extent feasible and complies with applicable laws and regulations.
Administrators, department heads, instructors and supervisors are responsible for providing a safe working and learning environment for those persons under their direction.
A university-wide safety committee (WAC 296-800-130) provides advisory assistance in the development of safety and health policies and procedures.
[Responsibility: President’s Office; Authority: Cabinet/UPAC Reviewed/Endorsed by: Cabinet/PAC; Review/Effective Date: 9-5-12; Approved by: James L. Gaudino, President]