WVU holiday safety tip reminders

November 21, 2016 by Kolin S. Brown Safety & Chemical Hygiene Coordinator, Statler College of Engineering &  Mineral Resources Morgantown, W.Va. — As we head into the holiday season and the college becomes more festive, please remember the following fire safety tips when putting up decorations in the college: 1.     LED lights are preferred over incandescent lights, … Continue reading

Safety stressed in academic, office and healthcare environments

November 1, 2016 by WVU Police Morgantown, W.Va. – Do you know what to do if a gun is fired in your workplace or classroom? Are you trained to spot signs of trouble and head it off? The WVU Police are offering three training sessions the week of Nov. 7 for students, faculty and staff … Continue reading

Behavior-based energy program rolling out across campus

October 31, 2016 by WVU Office of Sustainability Morgantown W.Va. — The Transformation Team focused on reducing WVU’s energy consumption is beginning a months-long roll out of a behavior-based energy conservation program. The entire Mountaineer community can get involved by making simple changes to daily routines to save energy. To learn more about the roll out … Continue reading

Campus heating/cooling transition

October 13, 2016 by WVU Facilities Management Morgantown W.Va. — Facilities Management is preparing to change over the heating and cooling system for the campus. Twice a year the system, which is designed to operate in one mode at a time, is adjusted to coincide with the appropriate season. The transition will take place over the … Continue reading

Active Shooter Video

APRIL 4, 2016 BY UNIVERSITY POLICE Morgantown, W.Va. — Run.Hide.Fight. Surviving an Active Shooter Event. For the Active Shooter Video click here. -NRCCE-

Flash Point and Active Shooter Training offered by University Police

April 4, 2016 by University Police Morgantown, W.Va. — Flashpoint is a Safety Program that help identifying four types of violence: behavior of concerns, myths, triggering events, bullying, and intimidation. This training will explain each type of violence and the options you will have to report workplace violence. Active Shooter/Shots fired training is a safety … Continue reading

NRCCE staff should subscribe to WVU Alert Text Messages

April 4, 2016 by WVU Morgantown, W.Va. — Faculty and staff can use the faculty/staff registration form to sign up or log into the WVU Alert system to update their information. Current students are automatically subscribed to WVU Alert text messages if the student has provided a cell number to the University. If you are … Continue reading

WVU Active Shooter Quick Reference

April 4, 2016 by University Police

What is Shelter-in-Place?

APRIL 4, 2016 BY UNIVERSITY POLICE What is Shelter-in-Place? Means: One of the instructions you may be given in an emergency where hazardous materials may have been released into atmosphere or when there is a threat of criminal violence is to shelter-in-place. This is a precaution aimed to keep you safe while remaining indoors. (This … Continue reading

WVU Campus Emergency Poster

April 4, 2016    

WVU updates indoor air quality program

February 22, 2016 – Mountaineer ENews Morgantown, W.Va. – WVU Environmental, Health and Safety has revised its Indoor Air Quality Program. The purpose of this program is to establish written procedures to assist in preventing indoor air quality issues, and to respond appropriately when they occur.\ Updated procedures here.

Environmental Health and Safety offers free first aid, CPR/AED training

January 11, 2016 Morgantown, W.Va. – Environmental Health and Safety offers free first aid, CPR/AED training on a monthly basis to all interested University employees. Priority is given to those who are required to have the training as part of their job duties. Class size is limited to 16 persons per class. First Aid Training … Continue reading

Staff reminder to sign-up for WVU safety alerts and LiveSafe app

October 15, 2015 by NRCCE News Morgantown, W.Va. – With recent campus shootings at other universities, this post is a reminder that faculty and staff can sign-up for the same WVU emergency alert texts that students receive. You are also encouraged to download the LiveSafe App, a free mobile application for Apple and Android devices. LiveSafe creates a … Continue reading

WVU First Aid Kit Requirements

October 5, 2015.  By WVU Environmental Health & Safety This information pertains to the content, placement, and usage of first aid kits in all West Virginia University buildings and facilities. References to activating EMS by dialing 911 may have different applicability throughout the state. Each campus or office is responsible to determine their local emergency … Continue reading

NRCCE staff encouraged to sign-up for free WVU First Aid/CPR/AED course

August 24, 2015 – NRCCE News Morgantown, W.Va. – NRCCE employees are encouraged to register for a free WVU First Aid/CPR/AED course sponsored by WVU Environmental Health and Safety.  Staff will be given release time to attend but will need to coordinate with their supervisors.  Seats are available for the following dates: First Aid/CPR/AED Training … Continue reading