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Heat Stress

May 31, 2022

Hot weather is here. Every year in the US, there are dozens of preventable worker deaths and thousands more workers become ill from extreme heat or humid conditions. Learn how to protect yourself during this type of extreme weather.

2021 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

September 29, 2021

Colleges and universities are required by the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act to publish and distribute an Annual Security and Fire Safety report that discloses campus crime statistics and other information.

Heat Stress

June 9, 2021

Hot weather is here. Every year in the US, there are dozens of preventable worker deaths and thousands more workers become ill from extreme heat or humid conditions. Learn how to protect yourself during this type of extreme weather.

Workplace Safety Tips for Teleworking

November 2, 2020

Since teleworking has become a way of life for many people, the North Carolina Office of State Human Resources has published these tips for keeping a safe remote working environment.

Heat Stress

July 20, 2020

Hot weather is here. Every year in the US, there are dozens of preventable worker deaths and thousands more workers become ill from extreme heat or humid conditions. Learn how to protect yourself during this type of extreme weather.

October is National Protect Your Hearing Month

October 7, 2019

In workplaces where noise levels exceed the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) action level of 85 A-weighted decibels (dBA) as a time-weighted average, employers must put a hearing conservation program in place.

Heat Stress

May 24, 2019

Hot weather is here. Every year in the US, there are dozens of preventable worker deaths and thousands more workers become ill from extreme heat or humid conditions.

Supporting Students — Mary Crabtree

May 13, 2019

Since 2012, Mary Crabtree has been offering more than just encouragement to student volunteers from the non-profit Carolina for the Kids (CFTK), who set up the gym for the annual UNC Dance Marathon. She also offers safety training and oversight.

Heat Alert!

June 18, 2018

With temperatures expected in the high 90°s and heat indexes nearing 100° throughout this week (June 18 – 24), UNC Environment, Health and Safety would like to remind you to take special precautions to avoid heat‐related illness in unusually hot … Continued