Risk Management Services

Coordinating risk management for the University of Arizona.

The Department of Risk Management Services is a support unit in the Division of Business Affairs, coordinating the university's risk management effort through programs in occupational and campus safety, environmental compliance, and institutional insurance coverage.

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News and Updates

UA Return to Work Guide for Fall 2021

Get all the guidance, information and resources you need to help you navigate your return to work this Fall. Sign up for the course at the University of Arizona's Edge Learning. 

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UA Return to Work Guide for Fall 2021

Respiratory Protection Update

The University of Arizona Respiratory Protection Program (RPP) is a joint effort by Risk Management Services (RMS), Research Laboratory & Safety Services (RLSS), and Occupational Health (OH) to ensure a safe and compliant respiratory protection program. Remember respiratory protection can only be supplied to users if all OSHA-mandated steps are followed. Find out more HERE.

Face Covering Guidance 

In this ever evolving environment, it is likely that our COVID prevention protocols will continue to be adjusted as we respond in real-time to public health conditions. Find out the latest information on face coverings Here.

Get the lates information about the University's  COVID-19 Response.

Fire Extinguisher Training 

This instructor-led, hands-on course covers types of portable fire extinguishers and when and how to use them. Although certain UA employees are required to take this course due to the nature of their responsibilities (ask your supervisor if you aren’t sure), it is open to anybody at the University.

Find the updated Schedule here.

Updated Bloodborne Pathogen ECP

To assist the university community with the implementation of this policy, Risk Management Services administers a comprehensive program to implement those practices which safety and health experts have accepted as effective in minimizing the risks associated with bloodborne pathogens. Read more about Bloodborne Pathogens HERE.

Read the updated Exposure Control Plan

Interim Workplace Health and Safety Policy

University leadership has approved an interim policy addressing workplace health and safety. Feedback may be submitted at the link below.

This policy outlines the University’s commitment to providing all employees, students, volunteers, and visitors with a workplace that promotes health and safety, meets regulatory requirements, assigns responsibility, and addresses workplace hazards in a timely and effective manner.

Click here to see the new policy and leave feedback

COVID-19 Information

The University of Arizona has developed multiple strategies and resources for the campus community to minimize the risk of COVID-19 in campus buildings and university operations.

Click here to get all the latest info for how the University is handling COVID-19. If you need additional safety and health guidance, please email us at risk@email.arizona.edu and someone will respond promptly.