safety

aerial view of University of Utah campus

U Safety organizational changes

The department will add two senior-level positions.


Avoid a costly mistake

Stationary object accidents are the most common auto claim filed at the U.


How COVID-19 is spurring research on campus

The pandemic led to a number of complications and opportunities.


Look to the signs

The new digital signs will make it easier to get pertinent information to the campus community.


Why masking and testing continues

Why some people on campus are still wearing masks and getting tested.


A town in the forest where buildings are burned down, trees are blackened ash, with smokey air.

Evacuating under dire wildfire scenarios

A study proposes a new framework for simulating dire scenarios, defined as when there is less time to evacuate an area from a wildfire than is required.


5-year strategic plan for university safety

The plan was reviewed by the Public Safety Advisory Committee and will be updated regularly.


Become a SafeU Ambassador

Students can apply now for the 2021-22 school year.


Night watch at the museum

A team of six security officers who work in the Natural History Museum of Utah do more than traditional security work.


graphic with purple background and shield featuring half a heart and half a brain

The intersection of EDI and public safety

Creating a safe and inclusive campus environment.