Healthy backs at work: Tips if you sit down on the job
Faculty and staff that return to campus and taking any office equipment home for teleworking, please use the attached form for items taken and have your immediate supervisor sign off at the bottom of the form.
This month’s DOAS Loss Control Bulletin offers tips on Office Safety.
Dogs and puppies are considered man’s best friend, they comfort us when we are sad, and a simple pat on your dog’s head can relieve a days’ worth of stress. Most things in this world come with risk, and you guessed it, dogs and puppies come with risks as well.
College students across the United States can all agree that it doesn’t take much to fall behind in class, so the last thing any of us want to do is catch the flu. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, getting an annual injectable flu vaccine is the most effective way Continue reading
The Risk Management Department welcomes Ciarah Brown-Field as MGA’s new Environmental Health & Safety Coordinator. She will be working under Risk Management and Police Services. Welcome to MGA, Ciarah Brown-Field!
Mandatory for all Employees Minors on Campus Policy Training The Board of Regents (BOR) of the University System of Georgia (USG) approved a policy governing programs and activities serving non-student minors. The safety and well-being of these visitors to our campus is of the highest concern. The USG is committed to best practices that will Continue reading
It is important to recognize and familiarize yourselves with the closest fire extinguisher, AED, and shelter locations within the buildings that you frequent. This information can be found on the Risk Management webpage. The University Police Department also has an abbreviated version of the Emergency Response Flip-Chart on their webpage, which can be found here.
The risk management safety topic of the month for February is severe weather planning. Please take the time to review how we all can be better prepared when severe weather arises in our area. Severe Weather Planning
The Department of Administrative Services (DOAS) who handles our building, vehicle and liability insurances offer a monthly bulletin with informative employee safety on and off the job. This month the topic is ergonomics. Click to learn more