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The University of Alaska Fairbanks is committed to open, honest communications and a positive work environment. 

The UA Hotline, through EthicsPoint, provides a confidential option for reporting suspected risk and safety matters as well as abuse and fraud.  To make a report or learn more, please click the link above  to go to EthicsPoint.

What's New

2016 Safety Perception Survey Results

We would like to express our sincere appreciation to the employees who took the time to respond to our recent 2016 UAF Safety Perception survey . We asked your opinion on many safety-related questions spanning several key areas to include general safety, accountability, safety training, supervision and management, safety policies and programs, and recognition.

The final report is complete and posted here for your review. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact our office. Once again, thank you for your continuing support.


Click HERE to answer the monthly safety challenge question. If answered correctly you will have a chance to win a prize.

ICE CLEATS are available at 1855 Marika Road for staff, faculty, and students.  BRING THE SHOE OR BOOT THAT YOU WILL BE WEARING WITH THE ICE CLEATS.



In 3.13.6 of the Safety Policy, Faculty, Principle Investigators, Department Chairs/Heads and Supervisors are tasked with evaluating workplace hazards with in their departments using the Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) process.  Please click the following link for more information on JHA’s. .   If you need help getting started, please contact our office.  474-5476


The UAF Training Policy was revised and approved by Chancellor Rogers on June 22, 2015.  The policy contains updated, mandatory training  requirements. Take a look and make sure you are in compliance with the changes to the policy.

Training Policy


Effective immediately, web-based reporting has replaced paper incident and accident forms system-wide. Any UA employee or student may report an incident by logging on to our Incident Public Reporting Portal here using your UA ID# or UA username and password. Incidents that must be reported through this system include:

  • UA Employee Injuries (including student employees)
  • Non-Employee Injuries (Including Students)
  • Unsafe Conditions
  • Damaged Property
  • Damaged Vehicles

If you have any questions please feel free to contact Kim Knudsen, 474-5476, or Gary Beaudette, 474-2763.


The UAF Safety Policy was signed by Chancellor Rogers on March 3, 2015.  The policy combines Occupational, Personal, Community and Fire Safety into one document which applies to all employees, students, and volunteers at UAF campuses.  Take a look and see what your responsibilities under the policy are. 

Safety Policy

University of Alaska Fairbanks Training Website launched!

  The Training and Employee Development team has published a website consolidating training available to UAF employees.  Please take a moment to check out the new site and leave the team feed back.


Department Emergency Action Plan


The University Fire Department is currently managing the department emergency action plans. If you have questions about updating your DEAP or putting one together, please call 474-5770.


UAF has contracted with MSDSOnline for all Safety Data Sheets (SDSs, formerly MSDSs). You can now login with your UA username and password to use the program, Login Here.

For a tutorial on how to work with MSDS online and create your own labels, click here.

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