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Employee Safety


View policy pdf: Employee Safety Policy

Policy Statement

Refer to 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.

Additional Contacts

Also, see the Environmental Safety Division section.


Responsible University Senior Administrator:  Vice President for Finance & Administration

Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Human Resources

Policy Owner:

Policy Contact: Sige Burden

Phone Number: 706-542-9231

Date Issued:

Last Reviewed/Updated: