View policy pdf:Employee Safety Policy
Refer to UGA’s Environmental Safety Division and the Policy Procedures section.
The University shall establish a comprehensive program of employee safety to ensure that employees are provided safe working conditions and that every employee performing hazardous work assignments receives safety training on a regularly scheduled basis. New employees receive basic Hazard Communication "Right to Know" training as part of the Onboarding System. Departments are responsible for providing specific safety training as necessary.
Responsible University Senior Administrator: Vice President for Finance & Administration
Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Human Resources
Policy Owner: Environmental Safety Division
Policy Contact: Environmental Safety Division
Contact Information: (706) 542-0108
Date Issued: 09/12/2012