Health and Safety Committee

Understanding issues regarding health and safety

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The Health and Safety Committee is responsible for:

  • Understanding issues regarding safety and health affecting university staff and providing information
  • Identifying existing programs and services to improve these issues and recommend changes, enhancements, or establishments of programs to meet these needs
Alana LaBelle, chair

Paula Dobler, vice chair

Meetings are scheduled on our SC Events and Meetings Calendar. Members may attend meetings in person or by video conference. Contact to be added to the distribution list.

2020 Coronavirus video:

Calling 911 from campus
If you call 911 from anywhere on ASU campuses (desk phone, cell phone, call box), always tell the operator that you are on ASU Campus (Tempe/Poly/Downtown/West/Havasu) because most 911 calls go to the city police - even from the call boxes on many campuses.

Bike Safety Video
Learn more about bike safety on campus with this video from ASU Parking and Transit.

Motorized Scooter Safety
The situation with motorized scooters on the Tempe campus continues to be discussed, with the issue being addressed with Parking and Transit. Tempe Campus Transportation Code PDP 207-01 bans electric scooters on campus. More info:

CPR/AED Training Available
One hour CPR and AED Awareness Classes are FREE to your department, at your location.  Class sizes of 20 are optimal, but larger groups can be arranged. Email to schedule.

Authorized Driver Program
Effective November 1, 2017, a new Authorized Driver Program was implemented for all ASU employees who drive university owned, leased or rented vehicles, including electric carts, for official business.

To be authorized to drive an ASU vehicle, you must have a valid U.S. driver’s license and complete the following steps as outlined in the Authorized Driver Program.Learn more about the ASU Authorized Driver Program and review the FAQs. The video link below contains a general overview of the program, changes, and requirements.

Updated Safety Videos
Staff Council Health and Safety Committee, in conjunction with EH&S and Student Creative Services, is proud to provide two new safety courses for employees. Office Safety Zone and The Ergo Zone 

To create a complete personalized safety curriculum for your job function, access the Training Determination Tool.


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Other Resources:

Environmental Health & Safety

Office of Human Resources  Employee Wellness

Campus Safety Information

Working Parents Network

Breastfeeding Locations at ASU