Coronavirus information

In response to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the University of Alaska Anchorage has taken steps to protect the health and safety of our campus community. Visit the University of Alaska Coronavirus Information website to learn how UAA and the university system are responding to this situation. Find links to communications, policy guidance, resources and information about the university's community restrictions, which apply to all faculty, staff and students. The UAA Student Health and Counseling Center remains open at this time to serve UAA students. For information about COVID-19 symptoms and current health recommendations, visit the CDC website and the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services.


Environmental Health & Safety

MISSION STATEMENT

As a service department, Environmental Health and Safety, Risk Management Support & Emergency Management will support the mission of the University of Alaska Anchorage by:

  • Promoting a safe learning and work environment by anticipating, evaluating, and managing occupational and environmental hazards
  • Providing good stewardship of state resources through promoting efficient and effective materials management
  • Providing training and guidance on health and safety matters with professionalism and integrity
  • Complying with applicable environmental health and safety laws and regulations

Online Incident Reporting

DO NOT USE THIS FORM TO REPORT AN EMERGENCY OR AN IMMEDIATE LIFE THREATENING HAZARD.

Origami Incident Reporting

For immediate emergency response, call 911 or the UAA University Police Department dispatch at (907-786-1120).

Use this form after needed medical attention has been arranged.


Safety App

Download UAA Safe from Google Play for crisis and safety information on your smart phone.


Commitment

Respect and revere the common things of everyday life and by extension, our natural environment.

Environment

Support careful management of natural resources. Reduce generation of waste and control emissions to the air or discharge to the land and water, of any harmful substances.

Health

Monitor and minimize exposure to toxic chemical, biological substances, and harmful physical agents and prevent the spread of disease or illness through unsanitary conditions.

Safety

Provide reasonable safeguards to ensure safe working and learning conditions.

Contact Us

University of Alaska Anchorage
907-786-1300
uaa_ehsrms@alaska.edu