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Various scenes from the UWEC campus

The Office of Risk Management and Safety works in partnership with other areas on campus to ensure the health and safety of faculty and students.


The Office of Risk Management and Safety provides the following services:


Risk Management and Safety

The goal of this office is to provide a safe and healthful environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors. It meets this goal through proactive loss prevention and thorough property and liability claims management.


Hazardous Waste Management

The basic goal of this unit is to enforce, interpret, and develop policies and procedures to achieve compliance with federal and state regulations. This is accomplished through efficient and effective hazardous waste management, training and technical programs.


Environmental Health

The goal of this unit is to ensure an environmentally safe campus. This goal is accomplished through environmental audits and assessments.


Vehicle Use and Driver Authorization

The goal of this unit is assure persons driving on university business have met the State of Wisconsin driving requirements and have been authorized. This goal is accomplished through management and enforcement of current regulations and procedures. Check out the driver authorization page for more information.