Author Archives: Heather McClary

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NEW: SCUV (Golf Cart) Safety Program

The Golf Cart Safety Program has been given a face lift!  Here are some of the most notable changes: New name: the program is now called SCUV Safety. SCUV stands for Sub-Compact Utility Vehicle, and is more inclusive than “Golf … Continue reading

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Welcome Gregory Moyer!

The Office of Risk Management is excited to welcome our newest member, Gregory Moyer, our Occupational and Life Safety Manager.  He will be responsible for our occupational safety programs, including Lockout/Tagout, Confined Space, Ladder Safety, and much more.  Gregory previously … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season! Holiday Decoration Safety

Help SMU enjoy the holiday season safely by following these standards for all indoor holiday decorations. Please contact the Office of Risk Management with any questions. Do not interfere with fire and life safety systems. Decorations may not block, obstruct, … Continue reading

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NEW: Biological Safety Training now available online

EHS is excited to announce that Biological Safety Training is now available in an online format via SafetySkills.  Biological Safety Training is required for all SMU students and employees whose work involves any of the following: Biological agents, including but not … Continue reading

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Model Rockets on Campus

As we continue with summer activities on campus the Office of Risk Management would like to let the SMU community know that University Park Fire Department (“UPFD”) does classify model rockets as fireworks.  If you are planning any activities involving … Continue reading

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Fire and Life Safety Management

As part of the recent reorganization of the Office of Facilities Planning and Management (“Facilities”), the management of the SMU Fire and Life Safety Program has changed. Facilities and the Office of Risk Management (“Risk Management”) are now working even … Continue reading

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NEW: Fire Extinguisher Training

The Office of Risk Management is excited to announce a new training available to all students and employees: Fire Extinguisher Training!  In this in-person course, you’ll learn about types of portable fire extinguishers and when and how to use them.  … Continue reading

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SMU Awareness Walk

The Student Senate recently hosted the second annual Awareness Walk, in partnership with the Office of Risk Management, the Office of Facilities Planning and Management, and the Women and LGBT Center. The purpose of this walk was for students and … Continue reading

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Laboratory Door Sign Program

You may have noticed a new sign outside the door to your laboratory or classroom.  Good eye! These are the newly-launched EHS Laboratory Door Signs.  The signs inform students, employees, visitors, and emergency responders of the hazards in the room, … Continue reading

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Engaged Driving ONLINE Training is now available!

The popular Engaged Driving training is now available in an online version through the new Office of Risk Management learning management system SafetySkills! This training course is required for all employees and students who operate vehicles owned, leased, or loaned to the … Continue reading

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